GRS to present at 2015 ASHA Convention 

Genesis Rehab Services is proud of our employees who were selected to present at the annual ASHA Convention in Denver, CO, from November 12-14, 2015. We honor and thank these team members for their commitment to their profession and for their willingness to share their clinical knowledge.

 

If you plan to attend the 2015 ASHA Convention, we hope you’ll participate in one of the following sessions facilitated or co-facilitated by a member of the GRS team:


Thursday, November 12, 2015:


A Leader's Approach to Facilitating Clinical Reasoning
Topic Area: Business, Management, Ethical and Professional Issues

Session Number: 1010

Session Format: Seminar 2-hours

Day: Thursday, November 12, 2015

Time: 10:30 AM ─ 12:30 PM

Author(s): Sandra Christos, Regional Clinical Director

  Ronda Polesky, Clinical Operations Area Director


Mindful Melodies: A Treatment Approach for Functional Improvement in Dementia & Cognitive-Communication Disorders

Topic Area: Language Disorders in Adults
Session Number: 8048 Poster Board 338
Session Format: Poster

Day: Thursday, November 12, 2015
Time: 11:00 AM ─ 12:30 PM
Authors: Carrie Bleichwehl, SLP

Kathleen Mae Corbett, Director of Rehab


Perception of Speech-Language Pathologists Use of Screening Tools with the Geriatric Population

Topic Area:  Academic and Clinical Education
Session Number:  7086 Poster Board 221
Session Format:  Poster

Day:  Thursday, November 12, 2015
Time:  3:00 PM ─ 4:30 PM
Authors:  Alexis Creekmur

Lauren Schwartz


Prepare for IMPACT! (Trailblazer Session)
Topic Area: Business, Management, Ethical and Professional Issues
Session Number: 1101
Session Format: Seminar 1-hour
Day: Thursday, November 12, 2015
Time: 3:00 PM ─ 4:00 PM
Author(s): Joanne Wisely, Vice President - Regulation and Compliance



Friday, November 13, 2015:


Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction: Improving Job Satisfaction, Mental Focus, and Reducing Work & Life Stress

Topic Area: Business, Management, Ethical and Professional Issues
Session Number: 1404

Session Format: Seminar 2-hours
Day: Friday, November 13, 2015
Time: 1:00 PM ─ 3:00 PM
Author(s): Jordan Bowman, SLP



Life Happens in the Home Community: Supporting Our Aging Population Through SLP Intervention

Topic Area: Business, Management, Ethical and Professional Issues
Session Number: 1444
Session Format: Seminar 1-hour

Day: Friday, November 13, 2015
Time: 3:30 PM ─ 4:30 PM
Author(s): Sarah Stark, Director of Rehab (Presenter, Session Chair/Moderator)

Trish Gusick Regional Clinical Director

Mary Lea Habegger, Vice President Clinical Operations

Aging in Place: Home & Community-Based SLP Experts Are the Future in Health Care 
Topic Area: Business, Management, Ethical and Professional Issues

Session Number: 1492
Session Format: Seminar 1-hour
Day: Friday, November 13, 2015
Time: 5:00 PM ─ 6:00 PM
Author(s): Mary Lea Habegger, Vice President Clinical Operations

Erin Knoepfel, Vice President Clinical Services, GRS/RHS

Saturday, November 14, 2015:


Leading the Way: Professional & Practice Considerations & the Impact of Health Care Reform 

Topic Area: Business, Management, Ethical and Professional Issues
Session Number: 7612 Poster Board 137 

Session Format: Poster
Day: Saturday, November 14, 2015
Time: 8:00 AM ─ 9:30 AM
Authors: Kathleen Usher, Vice President - Quality and Recovery

Erin Knoepfel, Vice President Clinical Services, GRS/RHS

Joanne Wisely Vice President - Regulation and Compliance

Building a Functional Maintenance Program That Embraces the Life Participation Approach to Aphasia Model

Topic Area: Language Disorders in Adults
Session Number: 9136 Poster Board 405

Session Format: Poster
Day: Saturday, November 14, 2015
Time: 9:30 AM ─ 11:00 AM
Authors: Lisa Haynes, Manager of Clinical Affairs for Lingraphica

Leland Wheeler, Clinical Operations Area Director


BCAT in Action

Topic Area: Interprofessional Research, Education and Practice
Session Number: 1667
Session Format: Seminar 1-hour
Day: Saturday, November 14, 2015
Time: 10:30 AM ─ 11:30 AM
Author(s): Erin Knoepfel, Vice President Clinical Services, GRS/RHS

Felicia Chew, Vice President Clinical Services, OT

William Mansbach, Founder and CEO of Mansbach Health Tools LLC


Leading the Way to New Standards for Service
Topic Area: Business, Management, Ethical and Professional Issues

Session Number: 1756
Session Format: Seminar 1-hour
Day: Saturday, November 14, 2015
Time: 2:30 PM ─ 3:30 PM
Author(s): Erin Knoepfel, Vice President Clinical Services, GRS/RHS

Joanne Wisely, Vice President - Regulation and Compliance

Kathleen Usher, Vice President - Quality and Recovery


For more information about the 2015 ASHA Convention, click here or visit http://www.asha.org/events/convention