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Pediatric Oncology and SLP Services: Assessment (WEB19071)

Presenter(s): Jennifer P. Lundine, PhD, CCC-SLP, BC-ANCDS
Course Description

This session addresses the challenges and opportunities for speech-language pathologists who evaluate cognitive-communication, speech, language, and feeding-swallowing disorders in children and adolescents with cancer. This course is a recorded session from the 2019 online conference “Cancer Care: Enhancing Communication, Swallowing, and Quality of Life.”

Learning Objectives:
You will be able to:

  • describe the potential long-term effects of oncology medical treatments (e.g., chemotherapy, neuroradiation) on cognition, speech, and language
  • identify appropriate strategies that should be considered when assessing speech, language, cognition, or feeding/swallowing in children and adolescents with cancer

What is Included?

You'll get online access to all the course content, including the full video, handouts, and references 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.

Related Courses

View all courses from the "Cancer Care: Enhancing Communication, Swallowing, and Quality of Life" online conference, available through the ASHA Learning Pass subscription or as an a la carte purchase.

Subscribers Ratings
PDH: 1
ASHA CEU*: 0.1
Item #(s): WEB19071
Available Through: March 20, 2024