Assessment and Treatment Approaches for Primary Progressive Aphasia
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This webinar explores state-of-the-art approaches to assessment, diagnosis, and treatment for individuals with primary progressive aphasia (PPA). The speaker discusses evidence-based restitutive as well as compensatory treatment approaches and highlight new interventions targeting communication dyads and communication partner training.
You will be able to:
- describe the pathological basis and clinical features of PPA, including non-language symptoms that may emerge with disease progression
- explain current approaches to assessment and differential diagnosis in PPA
- demonstrate how restitutive and compensatory speech-language intervention, care partner training, and counseling each play a critical role in management of PPA
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