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Over 2,000 speech and feeding professionals attend one of our Live Workshops every year and 1,000+ continue their education through one of our Self Study programs.
Those interested in advancing their knowledge and skills have an opportunity to participate in the TalkTools Level Training Program.
We proudly recommend those who have completed our LEVEL 3 ADVANCED or LEVEL 4 ACCOMPLISHED training with the confidence that they are each proficient in the OPT practices and techniques needed to truly make a difference in their clients lives.
Tell me more about LEVEL TRAINING . . .
- Level 1 NOVICE therapists possess a basic knowledge of Oral Placement Therapy (OPT) techniques and be able to begin implementation of these techniques into their practice.
- Level 2 INTERMEDIATE therapists have an expand ability to implement OPT techniques and maintain additional knowledge regarding evaluations and program planning.
- Level 3 ADVANCED therapists have traveled to an approved TalkTools therapy clinic to participate in an intensive three day training program, including observation of evaluations, program planning updates, and therapy sessions.
- Level 4 ACCOMPLISHED therapists have completed all four Levels of our Program. They have gained extensive knowledge and experience through hands on, personalized training from a qualified TalkTools instructor.
*In order to remain at Level 3 and 4 the clinician must participate in six (6) hours of Oral Placement Therapy continuing education per year, as supplied by TalkTools through live workshops, self-study DVDs and/or On-Demand through via TalkTools University, or spend a minimum of one (1) day at a TalkTools approved therapy clinic with a TalkTools Instructor.
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