Registration deadline is October 14, 2020 – 11:30 a.m. (ET)
October 14, 2020 – 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. (ET)
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Intended audience: Speech-Language Pathologists, Speech-Language Pathology Assistant
This session pertains to: School Aged (5-17), Adult (18-64), Seniors (65+)
Level: Intermediate (Assumes that the participant has general familiarity with the literature and professional practice within the areas covered.)
Recent years have seen a proliferation of evidence-based guidelines for cognitive rehabilitation after acquired brain injury (ABI), including rehabilitation for cognitive-communication disorders. In this webinar, we will review current evidence-based practices in intervention for adolescents and adults with ABI, in the acute and chronic stages after ABI.
- Summarize current evidence-based intervention principles for adolescents and adults with cognitive-communication disorders after ABI.
- Critique your own therapy practice from the perspective of current evidence.
- Consider the unique challenges facing S-LPs in acute care and inpatient rehabilitation.
This webinar is eligible for SAC CEEs (Category A).
Lyn S. Turkstra, PhD, Reg. CASLPO
Lyn Turkstra is professor and assistant dean for the speech-language pathology program at McMaster University. She has contributed to national and international practice guidelines for traumatic brain injury (TBI) rehabilitation and is co-author of the text, Optimizing Cognitive Rehabilitation. Her research focuses on improving communication outcomes for adolescents and adults with TBI.
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