TalkTools’ innovative horn therapy is captured on this informative one-hour video.
Learn how unique horn hierarchy techniques improve abdominal grading, controlled oral airflow, velopharyngeal functioning, and ultimately develop speech clarity.
- The participant will be able to apply hierarchical concepts in the context of horn therapy.
- The participant will be able to list at least 3 ways that horns can be used to improve speech clarity.
- The participant will be able to explain how horns can be used to establish a controlled oral air flow as a prerequisite for introducing oral-nasal contrast exercises.
- The participant will be able to use a hierarchy of horns to reduce drooling.
The "Horns" course is an interactive, hands-on presentation. When taking this course as a self-study it is encouraged that you follow along with all of the activities.
1. Introduction and Overview of Horns (5 min)
2. The Importance of Proper Positioning
- Stability in the body (10 min)
- Mobility in the mouth (10 min)
3. Horn Therapy
- The hierarchy (10 min)
- Step-by-step description (15 min)
- Demonstration with a client (5 min)
- Encouraging parent involvement (5 min)
Content Disclosure: This presentation will focus on treatment methods related to the use of TalkTools® OPT resources. Other similar treatment approaches will receive limited or no coverage during this lecture.
(pending AOTA approval)
TalkTools founder, Sara Rosenfeld-Johnson, MS, CCC-SLP BIO
- Online for 1 learner -- ACCESS TO ONLINE COURSE
- Online + SUPPLIES for 1 learner -- ACCESS TO ONLINE COURSE, plus the following supplies
- The Original Horn Kit ($32 value)
- Group Rate for 5 learners
- ACCESS TO ONLINE COURSE for 5 learners
- 5 sets of SUPPLIES listed above