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How to Move Beyond Inconsistent R-Productions

1.0 Hours
53
Audio

Course Description

In this course, Susan, an experienced school SLP, shares her practical tips and techniques on /r/ remediation, and much more.  She describes what children with r-distortions are doing and not doing intra-orally. And, she shares her observations and first-hand experiences of using the Bite-R therapy device and tactile therapy to remediate her speech-kids.  Very informative and practical.


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Objective

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

1
Explain one important feature of the /r/ production
2
Explain one reason why she encourages lip-tension in /r/ therapy.
3
Explain one difference between Tactile Therapy and Traditional Therapy
About Presenters

Char Boshart

MA, CCC-SLP

Char Boshart is a speech-language pathologist, author, seminar presenter, and president and co-founder of Speech Dynamics, Inc. She graduated with her Master’s degree from Western Michigan University under the extraordinary tutelage of Dr. Charles Van Riper, the “father” of articulation therapy during the final years of his illustrious career. Char began her career in the public schools in the early 70’s with a caseload of over 110 children. Since then, she has worked many years in the public schools, developed and ran her own private practice, and, for seven years was an Assistant Professor and Department Chair of the Speech Pathology and Audiology Department at Loma Linda University in southern California. Her interest in creating effective therapy techniques has evolved into the development of several practical articulation publications, videos (articulation and language), and articles.

Susan Haseley

MS, CCC-SLP

Susan Haseley is the inventor and patent holder of the Tactile Device, The Bite-R. She is a national speaker having received her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees from Illinois State University. Susan has practiced speech therapy in Illinois, Pennsylvania and Ohio. She is the author of the Manual, Tactile Therapy for the Remediation of the R Sound. Susan has been a school based SLP for the past 34 years. Additionally, Susan was a high school speech team coach taking several teams to state competitions.

Additional Information

This course is offered for 0.10 ASHA CEU (Introductory Level, Professional Area)

Course Timeline
Timeline
3 min: Introduction
4 min: Susan’s background experience
5 min: “Speech Therapy Night” for Parents
8 min: The “Speech” Problem; The Foundation of her Solution
9 min: About the /r/ Production; Lip Rounding
8 min: Tactile therapy Compared to Traditional Therapy
8 min: Details of the Bite-R
5 min: High School Debate Team Instruction and Successes
10 min: Questions & Answers
Course Disclosure
The content of this course is based on the research and experience of the presenter. You are responsible to do your own research to determine if the information and skills taught are appropriate for your clients/students/patients.
Disclosure Statement for Char Boshart
Financial Char Boshart is a speaker for SpeechTherapyPD.com and receive royalty payments. She also owns and operates Speech Dynamics.
Nonfinancial No relevant non-financial relationship exists.
Disclosure Statement for Susan Haseley
Financial Susan Haseley is a presenter for SpeechTherapyPD.com and receives royalties. Susan is the inventor and patent holder of the Tactile Device, The Bite-R., which she demonstrates in the presentation. She received compensation from the sales of the device.
Nonfinancial No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.

Char Boshart

MA, CCC-SLP

Susan Haseley

MS, CCC-SLP

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