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Cultural And Linguistic Diversity CEU Courses for SLPs

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An Introduction to Health Equity for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, and Asexual (LGBTQIA+) People
Presented by Alex Keuroghlian, MD, MPH, Mason Dunn, JD
VideoAudio
Course: #1033791Level: Introductory2 Hours
This course discusses Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, and Asexual (LGBTQIA+) health disparities, demographics, and terminology, as well as key strategies for bringing high-quality care to LGBTQIA+ people at health centers and other health care organizations. Inclusive and effective communication with LGBTQIA+ patients is also addressed.

Working with Interpreters Effectively
Presented by Fe González-Murray, EdD, CCC-SLP
Live WebinarTue, Aug 31, 2021 at 3:00 pm EDT
Course: #9844Level: Introductory1.5 Hour
This course addresses legal and ethical guidelines for appropriate inclusion of, and collaboration with, qualified interpreters in healthcare and educational settings. Important qualities and qualifications of an interpreter are discussed, as well as effective strategies that providers should employ when using interpreters in their practice and ways to resolve common dilemmas.

ApPARENTly This Is Not Going Well: Difficult Conversations with Parents
Presented by Marva Mount, MA, CCC-SLP
Video
Course: #9726Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course explores emotional intelligence (EQ) and how to "plug in" and use it in situations that go awry with parents of clients. Specific strategies for handling difficult situations and de-escalating arguments are discussed.

Best Practice for Assessment and Treatment of Bilingual Aphasia
Presented by Maria Muñoz, PhD, CCC-SLP
Video
Course: #9759Level: Intermediate1.5 Hour
This course focuses on best practice in the assessment and treatment of bilingual aphasia by speech-language pathologists. Recommended practices are contrasted against common mistakes made by clinicians working with bilingual patients with aphasia. Implementation of best practices are modeled through case studies.

Cultural Humility for Healthcare Professionals - Creating an Inclusive Mindset
Presented by Mindy Brooks-Eaves, DSW, CSW
Video
Course: #1033784Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course is designed for health professionals who desire to develop a culturally inclusive mindset to inform and enhance their collaborative work with diverse populations. It discusses the many dimensions of cultural influences, and self & organizational assessment tools and models that participants can apply to begin action in their professional lives to create a culturally inclusive mindset.

Language Development in Non-Mainstream Cultures
Presented by Amy Hobek, PhD, CCC-SLP
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Course: #9601Level: Introductory1 Hour
Speech-language pathologists serve children from a variety of cultural and linguistic backgrounds who have language practices and development that differ from mainstream culture in the United States. This course discusses these differences in cultural populations such as multilingual and non-mainstream dialect-speaking children, in order to better inform assessment and intervention methods in our field.

Assessing the Quality of Narratives Produced by School-age African American English Speakers
Presented by Monique T. Mills, PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-CL
Video
Course: #9589Level: Advanced1 Hour
Children draw upon cognitive resources to tell stories. This course provides an in-depth discussion of this cognition-narration connection and research relevant to this topic. Participants are taught how to analyze cognitive aspects of children’s narrative language and apply this information to management of children on their caseloads.

Dual Language Development: What’s typical and what’s not?
Presented by Fe González-Murray, EdD, CCC-SLP
VideoAudio
Course: #9583Level: Introductory1.5 Hour
This course uses hypothetical case studies depicting realistic situations to provide participants with a foundation in bilingual and second language development and examples of typical and atypical development. The scientific basis and theories of learning multiple languages in various situations, including international adoptions, are presented, and contrasted with myths about bilingualism.

Reducing the Influence of Implicit Biases for Healthcare Professionals
Presented by Esther Clervaud, EdS
Video
Course: #1033770Level: Introductory1 Hour
Implicit biases affect how people perceive, evaluate, and react to others. This course will provide an overview of implicit biases, including what they are, where they come from, and their effects. Strategies will be discussed that can reduce the influence of implicit biases, in order to allow healthcare professionals to better meet the needs of those they serve.

20Q: A Pre-assessment Process for Differentiating Language Difference from Language Impairment in English Learners in Schools, Part 1
Presented by Celeste Roseberry-McKibbin, PhD, CCC-SLP, F-ASHA
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Course: #9461Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This 2-part series is geared to public school SLPs who serve English Learners with potential language impairment. Part 1 describes research-based, practical strategies, such as gathering thorough case histories and utilizing universal indicators of language impairment, as part of a comprehensive pre-assessment process designed to help SLPs differentiate between language impairment and language difference in English learners with environmental challenges such as poverty, limited schooling experience, and lack of home literacy experience.