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Dementia Diaries Part 1: Understanding the Types of Dementia
Presented by Amber B. Heape, ClinScD, CCC-SLP, CDP, CMDCP
Live WebinarTue, Apr 7, 2020 at 3:00 pm EDT
Course: #9167Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This is Part 1 of a four-part series, Dementia Diaries. Speech-Language Pathologists play an ever-increasing role in the assessment and treatment of patients with cognitive communicative disorders. This course will provide a comprehensive review of the most common types of dementia, including definitive diagnosis characteristics and prognosis. Reversible and irreversible dementias will be discussed, as well as progressive and non-progressive types.

Dementia Diaries Part 2: Staging on the Severity Continuum
Presented by Amber B. Heape, ClinScD, CCC-SLP, CDP, CMDCP
Live WebinarTue, Apr 14, 2020 at 3:00 pm EDT
Course: #9168Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This is Part 2 of the four-part series, Dementia Diaries. This course will provide a comprehensive overview of the stages of decline in dementia and definitive characteristics of each. Assessment using standardized and non-standardized methods will be discussed, along with documentation standards for assessment.

Diagnosis Dementia: Working with Patients with Dementia in Home Care under PDGM
Presented by Megan L. Malone, MA, CCC-SLP, Jennifer Loehr, MA, CCC-SLP
VideoAudio
Course: #91661 Hour
This course will provide SLPs working in home health care with an overview of the Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) for reimbursement and discuss how services for patients with dementia fit into this model. Strategies for working with patients and families will be discussed.

Neurogenic Dysphagia in Older Adults with Motor Disorders: Part 1
Presented by Jeanna Winchester, PhD
Live WebinarThu, Apr 16, 2020 at 12:00 pm EDT
Course: #9185Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This is Part 1 of a two-part series demonstrating the evidence related to neurogenic dysphagia resulting from various motor disorders in older adults. The bodily systems involved in dysphagia will be elucidated and advice for applying these concepts to clinical practice will be provided. Case studies of individuals with Huntington's Disease, Parkinson's and Lewy Body Dementia will be presented. (Part 2 is Course 9186)

Dementia Diaries Part 3: Evidence-Based Intervention
Presented by Amber B. Heape, ClinScD, CCC-SLP, CDP, CMDCP
Live WebinarTue, Apr 21, 2020 at 3:00 pm EDT
Course: #9180Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This is Part 3 of a four-part series, Dementia Diaries. This course will provide an in-depth review of evidence-based interventions used by SLPs to treat patients with dementia. Documentation requirements will be reviewed, and examples of skilled documentation will be presented.

Neurogenic Dysphagia in Older Adults with Motor Disorders: Part 2
Presented by Jeanna Winchester, PhD
Live WebinarThu, Apr 23, 2020 at 12:00 pm EDT
Course: #9186Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This is Part 2 of a two-part series demonstrating the evidence related to neurogenic dysphagia resulting from various motor disorders in older adults. This course will explore additional concepts associated with neurogenic dysphagia, such as sarcopenia and malnutrition. Case studies of individuals with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) will be presented. (Part 1 is Course 9185)

Dementia Diaries Part 4: Real-World Interventions!
Presented by Amber B. Heape, ClinScD, CCC-SLP, CDP, CMDCP
Live WebinarTue, Apr 28, 2020 at 3:00 pm EDT
Course: #9192Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This is Part 4 of a four-part series, Dementia Diaries. This course will discuss evidence-based practice and how clinicians can apply it to real-world therapy activities. Skilled documentation examples for each activity will be provided.

Suicide and Self-Harm in the Elderly
Presented by Teresa Fair-Field, OTD, OTR/L
VideoAudio
Course: #9135Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course will discuss the signs that go beyond depression to reveal active suicidal or self-harm risk. It will address the prevalence of suicidality in long term care settings, elevated risks in care transitions, steps to improve clinicians' comfort and ability to conduct effective interviews and risk assessments, and the Baby Boomer cohort effect. Clinical tips and resources will also be provided.

AAC and Adults with Developmental Disabilities, Part 2
Presented by Rebecca Eisenberg, MS, CCC-SLP
Video
Course: #9118Level: Introductory1 Hour
This is Part 2 of a two-part series on augmentative/alternative communication (AAC) and adults with developmental disabilities (DD). This course will focus on communicative functions, funding, vocabulary selection, writing AAC goals, and AAC implementation with age-appropriate activities. Examples of various non-electronic and electronic therapeutic tools to be used during communication therapy with adults with DD will be provided. (Part 1 - Course 8973)

Behavioral Voice Interventions for Persons with Parkinson’s Disease
Presented by Kelly Richardson, PhD, CCC-SLP
Video
Course: #9037Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course will discuss motor and non-motor symptoms associated with Parkinson’s disease and review the evidence-based treatment approaches for hypokinetic dysarthria.