Where do people who struggle with communication, speech, sounds, language, voice, stuttering/fluency, and swallowing go when there are issues? To a Speech Pathologist!
Speech-language pathologists help individuals with brain injury, reading and learning difficulties, stuttering and other speaking impairments, feeding and swallowing problems, balance and hearing disorders, and more! You will get a first look into exploring how you can help these groups in this field! Through hands-on activities and simulations, you will learn about anatomy and physiology of the brain, ear, and vocal tract, and engage. You will explore how to use assistive technology to communicate, learn what it takes to produce sounds, and even analyze voice samples!
You will dive deep into investigating different swallowing techniques and discover the different food and drink textures for patients with swallowing difficulties. By the end of the day, you will have the basic knowledge on how to treat patients, complete progress evaluations, and implement treatment plans that will help patients! Are you ready to become a Speech-Language Pathologist?
Saturday, March 07 from 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Registration and Fees
Tuition is $130.00 per course which includes lunch and all program materials. Register now.
A limited number of needs-based scholarships are available. To apply, follow the instructions on this application.
Registration and Payment Notes
We accept online payment via electronic check, VISA, MasterCard, Discover and American Express through MarketPlace, a secure electronic environment that simplifies business transactions with the university. Follow the MarketPlace prompts to complete payment. Your transaction is only complete when you receive an order number, which is your receipt of payment. Your seat is not guaranteed until payment is received and you receive an order number.
Once you have paid and are enrolled, you will be emailed location information about one week before the program begins.