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

This course describes the use of communication supports (augmentative and alternative communication options) to assist adult speakers with motor speech disorders. A discussion of partner and patient-reported assessments to evaluate participation levels and barriers to participation are presented. An overview of communications supports for speakers with motor speech disorders is included.


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

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about communication support strategies.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

Identify the communication support for people with speech disorders, including strategies and technologies to supplement natural speech efforts, which can resolve communication breakdowns and replace natural speech when necessary.

Price: $15.00


  • 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: TLD4175
Published: Oct/Dec 2017
Expires: 6/5/2020
Passing Score: 4/5 (80%)
Authors: Elizabeth K. Hanson; Susan K. Fager
Specialties: Communication, Speech