Childhood Apraxia of Speech: From diagnosis to discharge

Professor Tricia McCabe, FSPA CPSP

NSW Treatment for Children with CAS: ReST, DTTC and Beyond

Workshop summary

This workshop will provide clinicians with practical information about the latest evidence based diagnosis and treatments for childhood apraxia of speech. We will focus on differential diagnosis and treatments with the best evidence (DTTC, ReST, IPA & NDP3). Other treatments will be discussed if time permits.

Learning objectives
Upon successful completion of this workshop, participants will:
- Understand recent research developments in diagnosis and treatment of childhood apraxia of speech (CAS)
– Know about free resources which will help them implement evidence based practice in CAS
– Practice providing treatment in two of the evidence based treatments of CAS
– Discuss problem solving in treatment of children with CAS who also have other diagnoses.

Who should attend?
Registrants must be speech pathologists or speech pathology students in their final year.
This workshop is relevant for clinicians with some knowledge or experience working with children with apraxia (dyspraxia) or other moderate-severe speech disorders.

Before the workshop

All materials are provided.

Participants should think about a case they would like to share with other participants and make sure they can recall age, comorbidities, previous therapy history, speech inventory and what works or doesn’t work in therapy. Please bring de-identified information with you about the case.

Bring a smart phone with internet access for polls (not essential).

Workshop details

Two day workshop in Sydney on Monday 6 April and Tuesday 7 April 2020
8.30 am registration for a 9.15 am start, concludes at 4.30 pm

Questions

If you have any questions about the workshop or venue, please contact Shirani Gomes, CPD Coordinator nswcpd@speechpathologyaustralia.org.au

If you have any questions about the registration process please contact National Office office@speechpathologyaustralia.org.au or 1300 368 835.

When
6/04/2020 9:15 AM - 7/04/2020 4:30 PM
Where
Cliftons Level 13, 60 Margaret Street (inside Met Centre) SYDNEY NSW 2000
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Speaker(s)

Speaker
Professor Patricia J. McCabe, FSPA CPSPProfessor Tricia McCabe, FSPA CPSPc8b8542a-8730-478a-a668-5305e2eeaa0a

Registration Fees

Registration categoriesFee
SPA Certified Practising, Non Certified or Re-entry Members$230.00
SPA Non Practising or Full-time Postgraduate Student Member$459.00
SPA Student Member$371.00
Non Member$1,187.00
Early Bird closing date is 1 month before the event. After this date an additional $99 registration fee applies.
In proceeding with your registration you agree to the SPA CPD Branch Terms and Conditions.