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Living with motor neurone disease (MND): supporting speech, communication and swallowing
5 June 2018

 

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Webinar details

 

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.

Learning aims

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.