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Dysphagia and cerebral palsy

Is this course suitable for you or your organisation?

This course is available:

  • on the scheduled dates below.
  • for group bookings at your venue or ours and can be customised to suit your organisation's learning needs.

Why choose this course?

This course is designed for speech pathologists to increase their specialist knowledge of mealtimes and dysphagia with children with cerebral palsy.

The course provides latest evidence based information on dysphagia assessment and management in practical and ready to use format. The course includes practice opportunities for assessment, goal setting, and intervention.

For Cerebral Palsy Alliance Employees

  • At Cerebral Palsy Alliance this course is a compulsory induction activity for all Speech Pathologists.
  • Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees are exempt from the course fee.

What content does the program cover?

This 2-day course covers the following:

Components of dysphagia assessment with children with cerebral palsy, to establish accurate diagnosis and clinical bottom-line. It also includes instructions on goal setting, selection of appropriate intervention outcome measures and how to use these confidently in daily clinical practice. The intervention section of the course outlines a number of dysphagia interventions typically used with children with cerebral palsy, their primary objective, suitability, level of evidence and practical recommendations and tips.

The presentation includes a range of multi-media examples, including videos, hand-outs, hands-on activities and group discussions.

What is the cost?

Cost: $640 incl. GST for individuals

How long is the course? 

Duration: 2 days
Time: Please see scheduled times or enquire below

Please BYO lunch 

Where can I get more information?

Contact: The Training Alliance team
Email: training@cerebralpalsy.org.au 
Phone: +61 2 9975 8715 

Cancellation conditions apply

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