This presentation will discuss the DSM-5 and its implications on the provision of audiology services. It will be useful for audiologists and anyone working within the audiology profession to understand how these changes may impact the services they provide in the clinic.
Course created on January 22, 2014
- Participants will be able to describe how changes in the DSM5 impact the diagnosis of cognitive disorders and the impact of provision of audiology services.
- Participants will be able to describe how changes in the DSM5 classification of speech and language disorders may impact audiology services.
- Participants will be able to describe how changes in the DSM v affect audiology service provision of ASD and FASD.
|5-20 Minutes||Background/Relevance of DSM|
|20-45 Minutes||Changes to specific disorders|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Lindsey E. Jorgensen, AuD, PhD
Lindsey Jorgensen is an assistant professor at the University of South Dakota and is a Research Audiologist for the Department of Veterans Affairs in Sioux Falls, SD as well as in Pittsburgh, PA. She is also a clinical supervisor and has a research interest in the interaction between cognition and cognitive changes, hearing loss and hearing assistive technology.
Jessica Messersmith, PhD
Jessica J. Messersmith is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of South Dakota (USD). Her current line of research focuses on clinical practices in the cochlear implant clinic and improving the outcomes of children with cochlear implants through these practices. She also serves as past president of the South Dakota Speech Language Hearing Association.
Marni Johnson Martin, AuD
Jessica Messersmith, PhD: Financial: Dr. Messersmith has participated in research on the application of psychophysical measurement to studies of individuals with cochlear implants. She received an honorarium for this presentation. Non-Financial: Dr. Messersmith has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Marni Johnson Martin, AuD: Financial: Dr. Martin has participated in clinically applied research in the areas of amplification, aural rehabilitation, hearing conservation, pediatric audiology, and interdisciplinary collaboration. She received an honorarium for this presentation. Non-Financial: Dr. Martin has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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