Dec 17, 2018  
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SPATH 5000 - Clinical Methods and Observations

1 Credit

This course is an introduction to speech-language pathology clinical practicum focused on management of speech and language disorders in a variety of populations.  Basic foundational principles, policies, and professional considerations will be presented.  Emphasis will be placed on clinical methods and procedures including:  development of therapy targets, generating behavioral objectives, writing lesson/session plans, treatment plans, and SOAP notes.  Students are scheduled to accrue the 25 observation hours required for certification through the Americal Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).