Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology {22-23} - Communication in Normal Aging and Dementia

Course Code
SLP 627  Credits
Title Communication in Normal Aging and Dementia 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description The study of communication and swallowing in normal aging and the cognitive-communicative disorders of dementia. The focus of the class will be on retained abilities and global deterioration processes, their etiology, pathophysiology, associated cognitive- communitive impairments, prevention, assessment, direct and indirect intervention techniques.