Considerations for Pediatric Health Care

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Considerations for Pediatric Health Care

This course bundle includes four recorded sessions from ASHA’s 2017 Health Care Connect conference, held in July in New Orleans, Louisiana. These sessions explore current issues in health care for infants and children, specifically evidence-based assessment and intervention practices for resonance disorders and velopharyngeal dysfunction, collaborative efforts for evaluating dysphagia in infants, and using a coaching style to work with families and caregivers in early intervention.

The five sessions in this course bundle are:

  • An Overview of Resonance Disorders and Velopharyngeal Dysfunction, by Ann W. Kummer, PhD, CCC-SLP
  • Assessment and Intervention of Speech/Resonance Disorders and Velopharyngeal Dysfunction, by Ann W. Kummer, PhD, CCC-SLP
  • Collaborative Evaluation of Pediatric Dysphagia, by Claire Miller, PhD, MHA, CCC-SLP, and Candace Hochstrasser, MSN, FNP-BC, IBCLC
  • Coaching Families in Natural Learning Environments, by Dathan Rush, EdD, CCC-SLP, and M'Lisa Shelden, PhD, PT

Learning Outcomes
You will be able to:

  • Identify the speech characteristics of various resonance disorders and velopharyngeal dysfunctions
  • List and describe various treatment options for resonance disorders, including surgical procedures, prosthetic devices, and speech intervention
  • Describe the primary clinical and instrumental airway swallowing assessment procedures for infants and children with dysphagia
  • Explain the rationale for using a coaching interaction style and natural learning environment practices with families in early intervention

What is Included?

You'll get online access to all the course content, including the full video, handouts, and references so you can access it from anywhere!

Assessment Type

Self-assessment—Think about what you learned and report on the Completion Form how you will use your new knowledge.

Continuing Education

: 0.65 PDHs: 6.5
: 9/15/2017 to 7/7/2018
: Intermediate

Product Information

Item #(s): WEB17540
Client Age: Children
Format(s): eWorkshop
Language: English
Author: Candace Hochstrasser, MSN, FNP-BC, IBCLC, Ann W. Kummer, PhD, CCC-SLP, Claire Miller, PhD, MHA, CCC-SLP, Dathan Rush, EdD, CCC-SLP, M'Lisa Shelden, PhD, PT

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