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WKU Communication Sciences & Disorders Department presents

Barren River Region 14/16 Speech Language Pathology WORKSHOP


Thursday, October 21, 2021

Morning Session: Empowered Decisions & Your Well-Being
Subject: 7050 - Leadership/Management in Professional Practice Settings/Preprofessional Train. Progrm.
Content: Related Instructional Level: Introductory
ASHA Course ID: ABBV0032 ASHA CEUs: 0.30

Afternoon Session: Ethics for Speech-Language Pathologists: Codes, Core Values & Challenges
Subject: 7070 - Ethics and Ethical Decision-Making
Content: Related Instructional Level: Introductory
ASHA Course ID: ABBV0031 ASHA CEUs: 0.20

Morning Session | Empowered Decisions & Your Well-Being

Subject: 7050 - Leadership/Management in Professional Practice Settings/Preprofessional Train. Progrm.
Content: Related Instructional Level: Introductory
ASHA Course ID: ABBV0032 ASHA CEUs: 0.30

8:30 - 8:45 AM Introduction & Disclosures
8:45 - 9:30 AM Intro to Coaching, Core Values, Body & Emotional Wisdom
9:30 - 10:00 AM Intro to Mindful Self-Compassion & Inner Critic Work
10:00 - 10:10 AM Break
10:10 - 10:50 AM Three Stages of Transition & Support for Each Stage
10:50 - 11:20 AM Your Simple Plan for Empowered Choices & Well-being
11:20 - 11:40 AM Q & A

Afternoon Session | Ethics for Speech-Language Pathologists: Codes, Core Values & Challenges

Subject: 7070 - Ethics and Ethical Decision-Making
Content: Related Instructional Level: Introductory
ASHA Course ID: ABBV0031 ASHA CEUs: 0.20

1:00 - 1:05 PM Welcome, Introductions, Webinar Agenda & Disclosures
1:05 - 1:30 PM Principles of Ethics & Core Value Statements
1:30 - 1:55 PM Examination of ASHA 2016 Code of Ethics and Kentucky Licensure Law’s Code of Ethics
1:55 - 2:25 PM Handling Moral Distress (American Association of Critical Care Nurses, 2010) & Navigating Ethical Dilemmas (Ellis, 2017)
2:25 - 2:30 PM Complaint Process
2:30 - 2:55 PM Special Topics in Ethics: Use of Social Media & 2020 Code of Conduct for Certified Assistants
2:55 - 3:00 PM Closing, Instructions for Quiz

MORNING PRESENTER:

Melissa Page Deutsch, MS, CCC-SLP, CPCC, ACC

Melissa is a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach, an International Coaching Federation certified coach and a licensed speech-language pathologist. She is a member of the International Coaches Federation. She is a credentialed administrator of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator and the EQi 2.0 (measures Emotional Intelligence). Melissa earned a B.A. in French from Davidson College and her M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Melissa has published and led seminars nationally and regionally on effective ways to manage personal/professional transitions, the inner critic, burnout and creativity. She has over 25 years’ experience helping her clients think better, listen better, and speak better.

Disclosure: Melissa earns compensation as a professional life coach and this presentation includes concepts from her practice. Melissa is receiving a speaker fee for her presentation and the presentation is not intended as an advertisement.


AFTERNOON PRESENTER:

Kellie C. Ellis, Ph.D., CCC/SLP

Dr. Ellis is an Associate Professor and the Communication Disorders Program Coordinator at Eastern Kentucky University. She teaches undergraduate and graduate coursework in language intervention and assessment, articulation and phonological disorders, and research methods. Her research interests include early language and literacy development and disorders, literate language, and professional issues in educational speech-language pathology. Dr. Ellis is a former Chair of the Kentucky Board of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology, former President of the Kentucky Speech Language Hearing Association, and former Chair of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association’s Governmental Relations and Public Policy Board. She currently serves as the Governmental Relations/Chair of the Kentucky Speech Language Hearing Association.

Disclosure: Dr. Ellis is the Governmental Relations Chair for the Kentucky Speech-Language Hearing Association.

Morning Session: Empowered Decisions & Your Well-Being

  • Learners will identify three core values of their personal and professional life and how they show up
  • Learners will describe the three elements of mindful self-compassion to practice during moments of suffering or stress
  • Learners will list the three stages of transition and how to support themselves in each stage.

Afternoon Session: Ethics for Speech-Language Pathologists: Codes, Core Values & Challenges

  • Learners will describe the similarities and differences between the ASHA 2016 Code of Ethics and the Code of Ethics described in Kentucky regulations in Speech-Language Pathology.
  • Learners will identify and describe strategies to navigate ethical dilemmas.
  • Learners will identify and describe strategies to cope with moral distress.

Registration Information

Registration is open through October 19 

Payment by credit/debit card via online registration. Payment by Purchase Order subject to additional $10 fee. Registration and payment in advance is required.

The Zoom link for attendance will be sent to all registered individuals on October 20.


ASHA CE Approved Provider

ASHA CE Provider approval and use of the Brand Block does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products or clinical procedures.


Administrative and in-kind support provided by WKU Continuing & Professional Development.


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 Last Modified 12/5/21