Drowning in your CF year? You can survive this!

Course Number
1618
Price
24.99
Overview

This course is FREE for ALL members of SpeechTherapyPD.com, unlimited memberships start at $89/year: Become a Member

Presenters: Michelle L.W. Dawson, MS, CCC-SLP and Leslie Wilfong, MSP CCC-SLP

In this episode Michelle is joined by the picture of Southern Grace, with a side of tenacity, Miss Leslie Wilfong, MSP CCC-SLP. Are you struggling in your Clinical Fellowship? Are you feeling ill prepared for independent practicing? Or have you run into a figurative wall and don’t know how to scale it? Well, fear not! You are not alone! Join Michelle as she and Leslie troubleshoot some of the common problems that can arise during your coveted “CF Year”. Been there done that, albeit Michelle finished her’s a few years ago, Leslie just wrapped her CF and the freshly “CCC’d” source of advice that you’ve been searching for! 

Objective

By the end of this PodCourse, participants will be able to 

  1. Identify and describe 2 ways graduate school coursework did and did not prepare for clinical fellowship.
  2. Identify and explain 2 ways graduate practicums did and did not prepare for clinical fellowship.
  3. Identify and describe 3 struggles faced in a rural clinical fellowship and strategies to address these concerns.
About Leslie: Leslie Wilfong, MSP, CCC-SLP graduated with her Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology from University of South Carolina in 2017. She completed her clinical fellowship in a hospital’s outpatient rehabilitation clinic treating an array of communication spectrum disorders in adult and pediatric populations. She presently has the opportunity to work as a part of the pediatric rehabilitation team for Medical University of South Carolina’s Children’s Hospital. Leslie’s primary interests are in pediatric dysphagia and augmentative and alternative communication.

About Michelle: Michelle Dawson, MS, CCC-SLP is an accomplished lecturer and PEDs Therapist, she has written and given numerous ASHA approved CEU lectures on such topics as Infantile Spasm and Oropharyngeal Dysphagia, along with Apps and ST, and co-authored a course on Best Practices in EI.  She has also given an AOTA-approved lecture on Sensory Integration from the SLP perspective.  Michelle has delivered lectures at the SCSHA Convention and twice with the SCATP Expo
Additional Information


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


Course Timeline:

8-8:10: Introductions and Backgrounds

8:10-8:20: Discuss how graduate coursework did and did not prepare for a clinical fellowship. 

8:20-8:30: Discuss how graduate practicums did and did not prepare for clinical fellowship.

8:30-8:45: Discuss struggles faced in a rural clinical fellowship and some strategies used to address these concerns.

8:45-9:00: Questions and Answers


Disclosure Statement for Michelle Dawson:

Financial: Michelle Dawson is a presenter for SpeechTherapyPD.com and receives royalties.

Nonfinancial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.


Disclosure Statement for Leslie Wilfong:

Financial: Leslie Wilfong is a presenter for SpeechTherapyPD.com and receives royalties.

Nonfinancial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.

Course Hours
1.00
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