A Call into the Wild: How Therapy Can and Should Move Outdoors
Presented by Daniel Flatt, M.S., CCC-SLP
Course DescriptionThis course will make the case for implementing traditional evidence-based language therapies within the context of nature. Reviewing his own experience developing nature-based intervention and translating nature-based pedagogy into speech-language pathology, the presenter provides recommendations for clinicians and researchers for bringing children and families we serve outdoors.
Meet Your Presenter
- This program is offered for .1 ASHA CEUs, (Introductory Level; Professional Area).
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Describe nature-based pedagogy and benefits of time in nature.
- Define key terms used in nature-based pedagogy and how they relate to traditional language therapy.
- Identify ways to apply traditional speech-language therapy using nature-based intervention strategies.
- List ways to support families in facilitating language within outdoor contexts.
- 0:00 - Benefits of time in nature and trending nature-based early childhood education
- 0:10 - Nature-based pedagogy to familiarize the SLP on current practices
- 0:20 - Argument for considering nature-based intervention practices
- 0:30 - Applying nature-based pedagogy to established speech-language therapy practices
- 0:40 - Case study: outdoor program at multidisciplinary clinic
- 0:55 - Q/A
- 1:00 - End course + quiz
Information is geared to practitioners with little or no knowledge of the subject matter. Focus is on providing general introductory information.
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Instructor Financial Disclosures
- Presenter is being paid by Therapy Insights to prepare and present this course.
- Presenter is a salaried employee of Dynamic Therapy Center.
Instructor Non-financial Disclosures
Certificates of Completion
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