Presented by Krysten Sears, M.S., CCC-SLP
Course DescriptionThis course will introduce participants to voice therapy techniques and their rationales. Assessment will be briefly discussed, including laryngeal and glottic abnormalities, although intervention will be the main focus of this session. Have your favorite straw ready!
Meet Your Presenter
- This program is offered for .1 ASHA CEUs, (Intermediate Level; Professional Area).
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Identify two ways to classify voice disorders.
- Identify the differences between direct and indirect voice therapy approaches.
- List the targets of semi-occluded vocal tract exercises.
- 0:00 - What is a voice disorder
- 0:03 - Voice disorder classification
- 0:06 - Examples/causes of organic voice disorders
- 0:10 - Examples/causes of functional voice disorders
- 0:14 - Signs and symptoms of dysphonia
- 0:17 - SLP roles and responsibilities
- 0:20 - Assessment
- 0:30 - Types of treatment approaches
- 0:35 - Types of treatment options
- 0:40 - Physiologic and symptomatic voice therapy
- 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.
Live Course Information
Recorded Course Information
Instructor Financial Disclosures
- Presenter is being paid by Therapy Insights to prepare and present this course.
- Presenter is paid a salary by the Medical University of South Carolina Hospital Authority.
Instructor Non-financial Disclosures
- Professional bias that all voice disorders have a psychogenic component versus any voice disorders existing as solely psychogenic in nature.
Certificates of Completion
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