Audiologic counseling for adult patients includes an understanding and effective use of patient-centered care (PCC) and family-centered care (FCC). This course will review evidence-based principles of PCC and FCC, and apply them to audiologic practices.
- After this course, participants will be able to list four interactive components of patient-centered care.
- After this course, participants will be able to list three positive health outcomes associated with family-centered care.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how change affects patients, families, and clinicians.
|5-25 Minutes||Patient-centered care: 4 interactive components, audiology applications|
|25-45 Minutes||PCC as EBP|
|50-65 Minutes||Family-centered care: key concepts|
|65-75 Minutes||FCC as EBP; barriers to change|
|80-90 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Kristina M. English, PhD
Kris English, PhD is a Professor Emeritus of Audiology at the University of Akron. She has authored several books and chapters, and has presented over 400 workshops and papers in North America, the UK, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand, primarily on the topic of audiologic counseling. Her service to the profession includes 10 years on the board of the Educational Audiology Association (President, 1997) and 5 years as a board member for the American Academy of Audiology (President, 2009–2010). She created and writes for a web forum called AdvancingAudCounseling.com and welcomes submissions from students, faculty and practitioners.
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Australian College of Audiology
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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.
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British Academy of Audiology
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Canadian Academy of Audiology
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International Hearing Society
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Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services
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New Zealand Audiological Society
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Speech-Language & Audiology Canada
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