Neurodegenerative Disorders: Maximizing Patient Outcomes

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Monday, September 15
11:00 a.m. – noon, Eastern Building on Strengths: Practical Counseling Strategies
Rebecca Axline, LCSW, MSSW
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Eastern Orofacial and Prosodic Considerations in Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases
Jessica E. Huber, PhD, CCC-SLP
Tuesday, September 16
11:00 a.m. – noon, Eastern Assessment of Dysphagia in Neurogenic Degenerative Diseases
Deanna Britton, PhD, CCC-SLP, BC-ANCDS
Noon – 1:00 p.m., Eastern Medicare Coverage for Maintenance Therapy
Lisa Satterfield, MS, CCC-A
5:00 – 6:00 p.m., Eastern Evaluation and Management of Voice Disorders in Degenerative Neuromotor Speech Disorders
Julie Barkmeier-Kraemer, MA, PhD, CCC-SLP
Wednesday, September 17
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Eastern Medical and Surgical Considerations in Neurodegenerative Disorders
Irene A. Malaty, MD
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Eastern Managing Motor Speech Disorders in Neurodegenerative Disease: Our Toolbox
Michelle S. Troche, PhD, CCC-SLP
Thursday, September 18
11:00 a.m. – noon, Eastern Transitioning from Natural Speech to AAC in Neurodegenerative Disease: Maximizing Functional Outcomes for Communication
Laura J. Ball, MS, PhD, CCC-SLP
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., Eastern Scope of the Series, Definition, and Classification
Jay Rosenbek, PhD, CCC-SLP, BC-NCD
Friday, September 19
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., Eastern Nutrition and Dietary Considerations in Degenerative Neuromotor Disorders
Michelle McDonagh 
11:00 a.m. – noon, Eastern Applying Principles of the ICF in the Management of PD and Other Motor Speech Disorders
Allyson Dykstra, PhD, SLP(C)
Noon – 1:00 p.m., Eastern Dysphagia Intervention in Neurogenic Degenerative Diseases
Deanna Britton, PhD, CCC-SLP, BC-ANCDS
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Eastern Organizing for Evaluation and Treatment: Emphasis on Pathophysiology
Jay Rosenbek, PhD, CCC-SLP, BC-NCD



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