Stressed Out? Stress, Language, and Aphasia

Speaker: Jacqueline Laures-Gore, PhD

Live Broadcast: Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 12:00 pm (Central) 

The archived webinar will be available soon.

Description:

This course provides an overview of stress including definitions of stress; an explanation of the mechanisms of stress; past and current research in stress, language, and aphasia; and assessment of stress in adults with aphasia.

Learner outcomes:

By the end of the presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Define stress.
  • Discuss the mechanisms underlying the concept of stress.
  • Describe our current understanding and measuring of stress, language, and aphasia within the context of previous and current research.

Speaker:

Dr. Jacqueline Laures-Gore is an Associate Professor of Communication Sciences & Disorders at Georgia State University.  Her research interests include aphasia and stress, integrative health, and post-stroke depression in aphasia.  She is widely published in the areas of aphasia and motor speech disorders.  Her work has been funded by the National Institutes of Health, ANCDS, as well as other sources.

Cost:

ANCDS Members: No charge!
Non-Members: $50

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Dr. Laures-Gore has no relevant financial disclosures.

Non-Financial: Dr. Laures-Gore has no relevant non-financial disclosures.

ASHA CEUs:

This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area)

Live Webinar Attendees: If you would like to receive credit for attending, please complete and submit the program evaluation form by September 25, 2019.

Please note: CEU information is submitted to ASHA on a quarterly basis. Therefore, it may take several months for your course to show up on your ASHA transcript. If it has been more than 3 months since you took a course and you have not seen your course posted, please contact [email protected].