An Introduction to the Assessment and Management of Communication in Complex Brain Injury
This one day course is aimed at speech and language therapists with some neurological experience
Learning objectives are:
- Introduction to complex brain injury including disorders of consciousness, cognitive communication impairment, challenging behaviour, and locked in syndrome.
- Consider principles and practicalities when assessing the communication needs of this client group.
- Gain increased knowledge of therapy approaches including Facial Oral Tract Therapy and AAC.
- Case studies will be used for illustration
Lectures will be given by Speech and language therapists from the Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability.