Course Code: REL-RT-0-ST733
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 5/31/2019
List three speech impairments that are seen in people with Parkinsons
List three compensatory strategies for memory/ cognitive deficits seen in people with Parkinsons.
Demonstrate understanding of various swallowing treatments used for people with Parkinsons.
I. Speech impairments seen in people with Parkinson’s A. Respiratory B. Vocal quality C. Articulation D. Resonance E. Prosody II. Compensatory strategies for cognitive deficits A. Repetition/ Daily routine B. Calendar/ Planner C. Taking notes D. Medication reminders E. Timers III. Interventions for dysphagia in people with Parkinson’s A. Sensory stimulation B. Strengthening exercises C. Biofeedback D. LSVT E. EMST F. NMES
Heather Wise, M.S., CCC-SLP, BCS-S
Heather Wise, M.S., CCC-SLP, BCS-S completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology at Millsaps College, and she received her Master of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Southern Mississippi. She is currently employed by Methodist Rehabilitation Center and provides services at the Outpatient Neurological Rehabilitation Clinic. She was the first therapist in the state of Mississippi to be recognized as a Board Certified Specialist in Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders. In addition to being an active member of ASHA, Wise participates in the ASHA special interest group on swallowing and swallowing disorders. She is also a member of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine. Her advanced certifications include LSVT LOUD clinician, VitalStim Provider, IM Certified Provider and certified McNeil Dysphagia Therapy Provider. Wise is also a registered MBSImP Clinician.
Disclosure: Heather Wise, M.S., CCC-SLP, BCS-S has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
The target audience for this course is: intermediate level Speech and Language Pathologists; in the following settings: Rehabilitation Settings.
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