Melissa Hoffmann, SLP, ATP, Mary Free Bed Rehabiliation Hospital
This session for SLPs on a shoestring budget will cover inexpensive ($0-2.99) iPad apps that can be used by speech-language pathologists during treatment sessions to enhance and reinforce tasks utilized to attain therapeutic goals as well as for carryover of treatment between therapy sessions. It will be applicable for clinicians working with a school-aged population with a wide range of goals. Specific areas of emphasis include apps that address: 1) General treatment application, 2) Voice, 3) Child Language and Speech, 4) Cognition, 5) Sensory, 6) Augmentative and Alternative Communication, 7) Engaging the Challenging Client 8) Carryover/”Homework”. It will also address Evidenced-Based Practice and the Use of Apps.