Should We Treat Cleft Palate Speech Errors With Oral Motor Exercises? (SIG 5)
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This course explores the use of oral motor exercise in the treatment of children with resonance and/or compensatory speech errors. Speakers discuss theoretical, developmental, and other data sets, with a focus on how to apply critical thinking to treatment planning. Speakers present treatment examples as well as research and its clinical implications.
This course is part of the SIGnature Series, a collection of courses developed by volunteers from ASHA’s Special Interest Groups, who share practical, evidence-based suggestions and solutions based on their in-depth knowledge, clinical experiences, and passion for their specialty areas. This course was developed by SIG 5: Craniofacial and Velopharyngeal Disorders.
You will be able to:
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- Identify considerations related to oral motor exercises as a treatment option for children with velopharyngeal dysfunction
- Discuss the available theoretical, developmental, and treatment research that has been conducted to date
- Apply a critical thinking framework to formulate functional treatment plans
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What is Included?
You'll get online access to all the course content, including the full video and handouts, so you can access it from anywhere!
Self-assessment—Think about what you learned and report on the Completion Form how you will use your new knowledge.