Level 1 Training

Child Blowing Bubbles with Speech Language Pathologists - TalkTools

Training Goal

Therapists are to gain a basic knowledge of Oral Placement Therapy techniques and be able to begin implementation of these techniques into their practice.

Who Can Attend

Qualified participants include, but may not be limited to, Speech and Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Board Certified Behavior Analysts, Nurses, and Special Education Teachers.

Coursework

In order for a participant to be considered a TalkTools Level 1 Novice, they must first complete the following two Live Workshops:

  • A Three-Part Treatment Plan for Oral Placement Therapy

Course Summary

TalkTools' innovative tactile-sensory approach to speech therapy uses therapy tools to train and transition muscle movements for speech production. Learn how 40 highly motivating motor activities can be used to improve phonation, resonation, and speech clarity

CEU

12 Contact Hours (1.2 CEU)

TalkTools® is an Approved ASHA Provider and will file your credits with ASHA on your behalf.

  • Feeding Therapy: A Sensory Motor Approach

Course Summary

In this Sensory/Motor Approach to Feeding class, the complex issues surrounding feeding disorders are discussed. The class reflects new research and understanding of sensory processing and the impact on feeding

CEU

12 Contact Hours (1.2 CEU)

TalkTools® is an Approved ASHA Provider and will file your credits with ASHA on your behalf.

Completion of Level 1

Upon completion of both courses, participants will be considered qualified to continue on to Level 2 training.

See the Event Calendar to register for an upcoming course in your area.

Note: In the event that a participant is unable to attend a live workshop, or has already completed a self-study version of the above courses, considerations will be made in order to facilitate the therapists through the Levels Program.

 

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