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Living with motor neurone disease (MND): supporting speech, communication and swallowing

5 June 2018

1.00 – 1.45

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This webinar featured chair, Claire Moser, Policy Adviser at the RCSLT, and presenters:

Steven Bloch, Senior Lecturer in Communication Disorders, University College London
Jennifer Bedford, Head of Partnerships, Motor Neurone Disease Association

This recording will be of interest to you if you:

Are living with the condition or know who someone who is

Are a speech and language therapist, or other health and care professional, who works with people living with motor neurone disease

Would like information on how people living with motor neurone disease can be supported to speak, communicate and swallow safely

This webinar with the Motor Neurone Disease Association highlights:

The impact of motor neurone disease on speech, communication, and swallowing

How speech and language therapy supports people living with motor neurone disease

How the Motor Neurone Disease Association supports people living with motor neurone disease and professionals working with them

Aims and objectives

After this webinar, participants will be familiar with:

How speech, communication and swallowing are affected by motor neurone disease

How speech and language therapy can support people living with  motor neurone disease

The Motor Neurone Disease Association and the support it offers professionals and people living with motor neurone disease

The support the RCSLT offers its members, including its relevant networks