So often, Speech Language Pathologists struggle to find the avenue to provide support to caregivers and one on one support staff when it comes to working with students with complex communication needs. Dr. Rehfeld, an assistant professor and dual certified SLP and BCBA is sharing all about Caregiver Coaching. A support system using Behavior Skills Training to teach and support the adults working closest and often with your learner using an AAC device.
The family centered approach is a key component of therapy at Nikki McRory’s facilities, McRory Pediatric Services. Nikki is on the podcast today sharing how she uses a transdisciplinary approach for speech therapy. She tells us how she uses the Behavior Skills Training model in her facility to not only provide therapy for children but parent coaching as well!