SLPA 6741 Evaluation and Treatment of Dysphagia 3/0/3
Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education program; Advisor permission
This course studies swallowing disorders in pediatric and adult populations. Emphasis is on etiologies, characteristics, prevention, assessment/differential diagnosis, cultural factors, and intervention approaches to management and habilitation/rehabilitation. Interdisciplinary approaches to the assessment and treatment of swallowing disorders are discussed.