CDIS 504 P - Fundamentals of Clinical Pract
Full title:Fundamentals of Clinical Practice
Course description:Issues of clinical practice across medical, educational, and community care settings including scope, ethical issues, professionalism, and consideration of relevant federal and state law (e.g., disability categories, eligibility for services, abuse reporting). Concepts in screening/assessment, goals determination, selecting therapy targets/objectives, service delivery models, intervention approaches, functional behavior assessment/management, ADLs, and counseling in speech-language pathology will be covered, as will various therapy management issues such as universal precautions and clinical practicum procedures (e.g., scheduling, session design, therapeutic techniques/skills, data collection/documentation, and professional communications such as progress reporting, client conference procedures, report writing, IEPs, etc.). Interprofessional education/collaboration will also be addressed. Applications of theory to client care in assessment and treatment will be introduced alongside the use of research to inform clinical practice treatment efficacy (EBP). Prerequisite: concurrent enrollment in CDIS 501, admission to the graduate program. (F, S)
Crosslist group:DW
Instructor: Erin Sherman (
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Grade mode:Normal (A,B,C,D,F,I,W)
Course dates
Starts:January 16, 2024
End:May 10, 2024
Census date:February 2, 2024
Registration dates:November 5, 2023 - January 23, 2024
Last day to drop:January 23, 2024
Last day to withdraw:April 12, 2024
Meeting dates and times
F 08:00am - 09:40am Mediasite
Crosslisted courses
Crosslist groupCRNCourseTitle
DW21079CDIS 504 PFundamentals of Clinical Pract

Fall 2023 Course Information