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Speechmapping as a Counseling and Fitting Tool

Course: #25598Level: Intermediate1 Hour 440 Reviews
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This course discusses how to use the Audioscan Speechmap screen (available in the Verifit, Verifit2, Axiom and RM500SL) as a compelling counseling and fitting tool.

Course created on March 13, 2015

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.1 Intermediate; AHIP/1.0; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; IHS/1.0; Kansas, LTS-S0035/1.0; NZAS/1.0; SAC/1.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to describe various counseling and fitting techniques discussed in this session.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to provide examples of positive and motivational language that can be used with patients.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to describe the process used to guide patients to the comfortable use of maximized aided speech audibility.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-10 Minutes The evolving provider future
10-20 Minutes A new counseling language
20-30 Minutes Speechmap initial counseling
30-35 Minutes Brain plasticity
35-50 Minutes Audibility-focused fitting procedure
50-55 Minutes First-fit counseling
55-60 Minutes Conclusion; Q and A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Dave Smriga is a paid professional consultant for Audioscan. Non-financial: Dave Smriga has no non-financial relationships to disclose.

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American Academy of Audiology

American Academy of Audiology

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Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario

Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario

The Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario (AHIP) represents and guide its members in their practice which include, the testing and selecting, fitting and dispensing hearing instruments and associated devices in the best interest of the hard of hearing of Ontario. Audiology Online is an approved provider of approved educational activities for AHIP Members. One hour of coursework equals 1 Continuing Education Unit (CEU).


British Academy of Audiology

British Academy of Audiology

This course has been accredited with 1 CPD point/s by the British Academy of Audiology.


Canadian Academy of Audiology

Canadian Academy of Audiology

The Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) supports and assists its members in the attainment of continuing education towards an individual professional development plan as required by their Provincial Regulatory Colleges and Provincial Associations. Audiology Online is an approved provider of educational activities for CAA members. Each hour of activity may be counted as one Continuous Learning Activity Credit (or equivalent) as allowed by the applicable regulatory college or association.


International Hearing Society

International Hearing Society

This program is approved by the International Hearing Society and its educational committee, the International Institute for Hearing Instruments Studies. To learn more about earning IHS CE Credit, click here.


Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services

Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Approved for 1 continuing education clock hours for Kansas licensed Audiologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Long-Term Sponsorship number LTS-S0035.


New Zealand Audiological Society

New Zealand Audiological Society

This course is offered for 1.0 Continuing Education points through the New Zealand Audiological Society.


Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

Clinically certified members of Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC) can accumulate continuing education equivalents (CEEs) for their participation with AudiologyOnline. One hour of coursework equals 1 CEE. All SAC members are encouraged to participate in on-going education.