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Description

Note: ASHA CEUs cannot be reported to ASHA unless your ASHA member number is included in your profile.

The continuum of dementia severity and the cognitive-communication characteristics at each stage are outlined as a guide for selecting evidence-based compensatory communication supports to fit changing needs. Environmental features and the training of caregivers are identified as important components of a person-centered care model.

Accreditation

This course is offered for 0.10 ASHA CEUs
(Intermediate Level, Professional Area).

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about person-centered healthcare and its role in the care of persons with communication impairments.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

Describe how person-centered health care allows people with cognitive communication impairments to identify their communication needs, develop intervention approaches, and modify strategies as their needs change.

Price: $15.00

Credits:

  • ASHA 0.1 CEU

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) to provide continuing education activities in speech-language pathology and audiology. ASHA CE Provider approval does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products or clinical procedures.

This course is offered for 0.10 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Levels, Professional Area).

Test Code: TLD4174
Published: Oct/Dec 2017
Expires: 6/5/2020
Passing Score: 4/5 (80%)
Authors: Alyssa Lanzi; Vanessa Burshnic; Michelle S. Bourgeois
Specialties: Communication, Speech