Motor Speech Disorders: Differential Diagnosis and Updates on Treatment
This course focuses on best practices in assessment and treatment of motor speech disorders (MSD) in a wide variety of clinical populations throughout the lifespan. It will provide insight into latest advances in the clinical implications of the underlying features that result in the various types of dysarthrias (flaccid, spastic, ataxic, hyperkinetic, hypokinetic, mixed). Through case analysis, participants will be able to accurately determine a differential diagnosis to guide treatment decisions. Best practice treatments will include integration of motor learning approaches with neuromuscular treatments as well as with medical interventions.
Upon completion of this course participants will be able to:
What participants are saying:
Excellent; great audiovisuals, broke down info in very practical method. Great demonstration tools! -Anuja Kamdar, SLP
Julie is an excellent speaker. She presented the information clearly and encouraged audience participation/interjection throughout the conference. -Glenice Fu, SLP