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Treating Childhood and Adolescent Voice Disorders (WEB17303)

Presenter(s): Barbara D. Weinrich, PhD, CCC-SLP
Course Description

Total Run Time: 3 hours, 28 minutes

Get practical tips for treating pediatric voice disorders, and see more than 35 video clips of clinicians and children/teens demonstrating specific treatment techniques.

Childhood and adolescent voice disorders are observed in multiple clinical settings, with many professionals having limited background or education to properly treat them. Pediatric voice disorders can have adverse effects on children and teens in classroom and social situations. This video course provides a plethora of practical information based on research and practice in a major pediatric hospital setting. Barbara D. Weinrich discusses vocal hygiene, vocal function exercises, semi-occluded vocal tract exercises, and other specific techniques.

Learning Outcomes
You will be able to:

  • identify and use appropriate evidence-based therapeutic techniques in vocal hygiene education
  • describe vocal function exercises and explain when they should be used
  • describe semi-occluded vocal tract exercises for resonant voice and explain when they should be used

What is Included?
You'll get online access to all the course content, including the full video, handout, references, and appendices, so you can access it from anywhere!

Assessment Type
Self-assessment—Think about what you learned and report on the Completion Form how you will use your new knowledge.

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Subscribers Ratings
PDH: 3
ASHA CEU*: 0.3
Item #(s): WEB17303
Available Through: March 01, 2023