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May 2019

Supporting Communication for Adults with Aphasia - Part 1

May 15, 2019

Successful communication for persons with aphasia often requires support that facilitates communication and participation. Join this course to gain basic knowledge of aphasia and the types of communication modalities available.

Course objectives

  • Explain what aphasia is
  • Explain the effects of aphasia on communication
  • Recognise the need for communication support for people with aphasia
  • Explain the types of communication modalities available
  • Apply strategies to support conversational abilities in adults with aphasia

Course outline (1 day)

  • Introduction to aphasia
  • Life with aphasia
  • Role of speech therapist in aphasia management
  • Communication strategies to support conversation
  • Types of communication modalities (eg alternative augmentative communication, total communication)

CLICK HERE FOR COURSE DATES, FEES AND OTHER INFORMATION

REGISTER through your organisation’s designated AIC LMS Administrator :

https://lms.aic-learn.sg/lms/app/SYS_login.aspx

Enquiries

68952786, sla_admin@stluke.org.sg

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