Using Rhythm to Extend IM when SLP, OT, & PT Co-treat- Self-Study    

APPROPRIATE DISCIPLINES:

  • Audiologist
  • Speech and Language Pathologist
  • Speech and Language Pathology Asst
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Physical Therapist
  • Physical Therapy Asst
  • Athletic Trainer
  • Educator
  • Licensed Medical, Rehabilitation or Mental Health Professional
  • Music Therapist
   

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Course Description
This course will cross parameters when the Speech-Language Pathologist, the Occupational Therapist, and the Physical Therapist work collaboratively in planning and implementing treatment protocols to extend rhythm into their work with clients. Using rhythm to extend the work of Interactive Metronome to specific target skill sets across the Related Services.
*Note: Contact hours are offered pending successful completion of a written exam at the end of the course.
 
Instructor(s) - One of the following:
 

Barbara Fuoco-McCooley, MA, CCC-SLP received her Masters Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from The College of New Jersey formerly known as Trenton State College in 1980 and by 1981, received her Clinical Competency Certificate from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Her more than 29 years experience in public and private school as well as in private practice has provided her with a wealth of experience with the language learning disabled and those with auditory processing deficits. She is an owner of Innovative Designs for Educational Achievement, LLC, a clinic that offers both diagnostic and remedial services. She works with clients, ages 2 ½ through the college years; many with auditory processing, reading, language issues, social pragmatic, or those diagnosed on the autism spectrum. She works with the families and schools in developing plans to meet each child’s individual needs. In addition to her certification as an Interactive Metronome Provider, Barbara is highly qualified through intensive training in using the Lindamood-Bell Sensory Systems, the SRA Reading and Math programs and the Kansas City Strategic Instruction Model which she incorporates in the remediation programs she designs to meet each child’s needs.

 
Course Objectives:

Target Audience:
This webinar welcomes the following professionals who have completed the Interactive Metronome Certification Course.

  • Audiologist
  • Speech and Language Pathologist
  • Speech and Language Pathology Asst
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Physical Therapist
  • Physical Therapy Asst
  • Athletic Trainer
  • Educator
  • Licensed Medical, Rehabilitation or Mental Health Professional
  • Music Therapist

Instructional Level:
Advanced

 
Disclosure

The Interactive Metronome, Inc. has developed and patented a licensed technology trademarked as the Interactive Metronome®. (U.S. Patents #4,919,030; #5,529,498; #5,743,744; #6,719,690; other U.S. and foreign patents pending) Interactive Metronome, Inc. is the sole source of the following products: Interactive Metronome® , Gait Mate® and IM Home®. Because there are no other like-kind products available, course offerings will only cover information that pertains to the effective and safe use of the above-named products.

CEU's
Course Meets Requirements for:
  • 1.00 Contact Hours SLP(ASHA) = 0.10 CEUs
  • 1.00 Contact Hours OT/COTA (AOTA) = 0.10 CEUs
This course covers information that pertains to licensed therapists and therapy assistants. SLPA professionals must practice IM under the supervision of a licensed SLP.
 
Interactive Metronome is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)to provide continuing education activities in speech-language pathology and audiology. This program is offered for 0.10 CEUs (Advanced Level; Professional area). ASHA CE Provider approval does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products or clinical procedures.
    Effective July 1, 2011, individuals must meet at least one of the following conditions in order to be eligible to earn ASHA CEUs.
  • ASHA Member (includes Life member and International affiliates)
  • ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) Holder
  • Licensed by a state or provincial regulatory agency to practice speech-language pathology (SLP) or audiology
  • Credentialed by a state regulatory agency to practice SLP or audiology
  • Credentialed by a national regulatory agency to practice SLP or audiology
  • Currently enrolled in a masters or doctoral program in SLP or audiology
Interactive Metronome is an AOTA Approved Provider (#4683). This Advanced course is offered for 1 contact hours/0.10 CEUs(Classification Codes - Domain of OT; OT Process: Intervention). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA..