SPEECH THERAPY IN VELOPHARYNGEAL INSUFFICIENCY AND MALFORMATIVE SYNDROMES
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course aims knowledge of evaluation and treatment and their repair in the velo-pharyngeal insufficiency and malformations syndromes to provide the specific skills required in the job description and evaluation in treatment planning in these diseases.
Course contents summary
Speech therapy in the velo-pharyngeal insufficiency and malformations syndromes
Their repair treatment in cleft lip and palate, evaluation in craniofacial malformations syndromes, oro-motor treatment of phono-articulatory skills, evaluation of velo-pharyngeal insufficiency, the rehabilitative treatment of velo-pharyngeal insufficiency
Pantry, articles, treatment guidelines
Lectures supplemented by practical exercises and watching videos on clinical cases in evaluation and treatment with the aim of providing an adequate theoretical knowledge and awareness of acting in the professional approach with appropriate competence is to schedule an assessment that choose the path of more appropriate to the case.
Assessment methods and criteria
in order to ensure the quality and level of knowledge and understanding of the course content and the ability to apply the acquired knowledge to professional practice. The trial will also evaluate the quality of student participation in class.