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Conversations on Conversion Disorder (WEB19409)

Presenter(s): Via Strong, PsyD; Rebecca Politis, MA, CCC-SLP
Course Description


In this audio recording, psychologist Via Strong and SLP Rebecca Politis explore the challenges and accomplishments they had working together to treat conversion disorder in a rehab setting. They discuss how to use a collaborative approach to diagnosis, tips on communicating with school professionals to facilitate a student’s return to school, and what it takes to provide empathetic care to patients with this often-misunderstood disorder.

This course is a follow-up to the 2019 webinar "The SLP’s Role in Conversion Disorder."

Learning Outcomes
You will be able to:

  • communicate to school personnel about how they can facilitate a smooth transition back to school for students with conversion disorder
  • explain the unusual or unexpected reactions to stress seen in conversion disorder from an empathic perspective

Learning assessment

Self-assessment.

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COURSE DETAILS
Item #(s): WEB19409
Available Through: February 28, 2025