SAC Webinar: Family-Centered Care in Aphasia Rehabilitation: Across the continuum of care

Dr. Tami Howe, B.Ed., M.HSc., PhD, S-LP(C)
November 27 2019
Speech-Language Pathology
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Presented by Dr. Tami Howe, B.Ed., M.HSc., PhD, S-LP(C)

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Registration deadline is November 27, 2019 – 11:30 a.m. (ET)

November 27, 2019 – 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. (ET)

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Pacific Time 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Mountain Time 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Central Time 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Eastern Time 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Atlantic Time 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Newfoundland Time 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.


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*All registered participants must be SAC members/associates


Cancellation Policy: Because we have limited spaces available for participants, if you are unable to attend the webinar you registered for, please contact Bev Cooper at as soon as possible.


Intended audience: Speech-Language Pathologists

This session pertains to: Adult (18-64), Seniors (64+)

Level: Intermediate (Assumes that the participant has general familiarity with the literature and professional practice within the areas covered.)


According to Audrey Holland, “Aphasia is a family problem.” With this in mind, it is important for speech-language pathologists to provide a family-centered approach to aphasia rehabilitation across the continuum of healthcare. 

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this webinar, the participant will be able to:

  • Explain why speech-language pathologists need to address family-centered care in aphasia rehabilitation.
  • Apply strategies for implementing a family-centered approach for aphasia rehabilitation in inpatient, outpatient and community healthcare settings.
  • Identify assessments that can be used when working with families in aphasia rehabilitation.

This webinar is eligible for SAC CEEs (Category A).

Presenter Biography

Dr. Tami Howe, B.Ed., M.HSc., PhD, S-LP(C)

Tami Howe, PhD, is a faculty member at the University of British Columbia. Tami completed her post-doctorate in Australia and was previously a member of the University of Canterbury faculty in New Zealand. Tami has extensive clinical experience and research focuses on how adults with aphasia and their families live with the communication disorder.

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