Continuing Professional Development
Department of Clinical Speech & Language Studies
The Effects and Management of Right Hemisphere Stroke
Presenter: Dr Kate Mackenzie, Emeritus Professor, School of Psychological Sciences and Health, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
Venue: Room 103/104, Department of Clinical Speech and Language Studies
Date: 5th March 2015
Catherine (Kate) Mackenzie is Emeritus Professor in the School of Psychological Sciences and Health at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, where she has many years of experience with undergraduate and postgraduate speech and language therapy students. She is a Fellow of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists. The communication disorders which result from stroke are a main focus of her research and publication.
The topic of this CPD course is the effects and management of right hemisphere stroke. We will examine a) the communication presentation in the context of other impairments and limitations which are associated with right hemisphere stroke and b) current approaches to the speech and language therapist’s assessment and intervention