ORAL PLACEMENT THERAPY - Level 1 Certification
Help Them Shine is Organising OPT Level 1 and OPT Level 2 certification by TalkTools®, USA in association with CADRRE The Autism school and Prayatna- Center for child Development.
Oral Placement Therapy (OPT) uses a hierarchical approach focussing on motor movement
activities used to improve phonation, resonation, and speech clarity and feeding skills. Combined with a tactile-sensory approach, OPT provides a comprehensive solution to a variety of speech and feeding issues.
3-Part Treatment Plan for OPT- OPT Level 1 (13th -14th May 2019)
OPT is a type of oral-motor therapy that targets specific movements needed for speech and feeding. The "3 parts" of OPT are: auditory and visual sensory systems COMBINED WITH tactile & proprioceptive sensory systems. It aims to achieve : - Speech clarity - Improved feeding - Independence - Improved Quality of Life
- Appropriately assess oral placement/feeding/speech problems based on muscle systems
- Integrate hierarchies for motor dissociation and grading (jaw-lips-tongue) - Plan programs of therapeutic intervention to address physiological and motor-based speech disorders - Be able to apply at least 10 new therapy techniques - Properly use oral placement techniques to improve individual speech clarity and production
About the Speaker
Colette Ellis, M.Ed., CCC-SLP, BCS-S is a speech-language pathologist with over 38 years of clinical experience, holding Board Certification in Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders, and is a member of the TalkTools® speakers bureau. Colette specializes in the evaluation and treatment of feeding, swallowing, voice, neurogenic, cognitive and oral placement disorders (OPT) of all ages. Colette has specialized training in speech/oral sensory-motor/feeding therapy, aphasia, apraxia, aqua therapy, Beckman techniques, MBSImP, video-stroboscopy, and fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing (FEES).
NOTE: The payment can also be made by Direct Online Transfers / Cash / Cheque deposit to our account as per details below:
Account Name : Help Them Shine
Bank : Axis Bank Ltd
Account # : 913020018762669
IFSC Code : UTIB0000022
Bank Address: B2-B3, Sector-16, NOIDA-201301
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Venue : Trivandrum, Kerala
Availability: In Stock
--Select Option-- group registration- group of 3 or more: for each level / participant individual registration - early bird (till 28th feb, 2019) individual registration - post 28th february, 2019 group registration- group of 3 or more: for both levels / participant individual registration - both levels