Literacy-Based Therapy Bootcamp

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Marisha Mets, MS, CCC-SLP
In this course, participants will review literacy-based therapy and how it can facilitate meaningful and functional outcomes for our students. Participants will be presented with strategies to select high-quality books and to use those books when targeting a variety of speech and language goals. Relevant evidence and practical demonstrations will be provided to show SLPs how they can implement evidence-based strategies when targeting goals using literature.

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

  1. List three benefits of using literacy-based therapy.
  2. Identify three strategies that he/she can use when selecting high-quality books and relevant therapy targets.
  3. Describe three evidence-based strategies that he/she can use when targeting goals using books in therapy.
About Marisha: Marisha earned her Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Washington. She has worked as a school-based SLP and shares therapy ideas and resources on her blog (SLP Now). Marisha also developed a membership for SLPs that includes digital tools and resources to streamline evidence-based therapy.

Additional Information

This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEU (Introductory Level, Professional Area)

Time Ordered Agenda:

0-15 minutes: A Review of the Research

15-30 minutes: A Framework

30-45 minutes: Case Study 1

45-60 minutes: Case Study 2

Course Disclosures: 

Financial: Marisha Mets is a presenter for and received compensation.
Marisha is the founder of SLP Now.
Nonfinancial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist. 

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