Treating Dysarthria in Adults
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Using videos and case studies, this session demonstrates how to identify, assess, and document appropriate treatment goals, strategies, and outcomes for adults with dysarthria. The session uses the World Health Organization’s International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health classification system to evaluate clinical treatment approaches—including motor learning concepts—that address impairments of function, communication activity, and participation.
You will be able to
- determine which treatment approach is most appropriate based on type of dysarthria impairment
- determine when to apply principles of motor learning, including practice and feedback schedules
- identify sources of new research on dysarthria treatment outcomes
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