The ARK-J Program Online Short Course Registration
This advanced-level course will prepare Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs) for providing therapeutic, progressive treatment to adult patients who suffer from speech intelligibility deficits, oral dysphagia, and a diminished quality of life because of head and neck cancer-induced trismus.
Clinical resources included in the course are as follows:
•The ARK-J Program Trismus Evaluation
•Gothenburg Trismus Questionnaire (GTQ)
•Trismus Pain Assessment
•Trismus Patient Support Recommendations (Patient Handout)
•Trismus Monitoring System (Patient Handout)
•Trismus Therapy Precautions and Trismus Therapy FAQ (Patient Handouts)
•Home Trismus Exercise Program Planning and Exercise Routine Development (Patient Handouts)
•Basic Myofascial Release and Manual Therapy techniques for trismus with easy to follow photos and descriptions (Patient Handouts)
•Patient Exercise Record Forms (Patient Handouts)
•Step-by-step guide with photos for ARK-J Stretching Device Construction
Successful participation in this course includes 100% attendance. All participants who successfully completed this course will receive a course completion certificate via email within one week of completing this course. If you would like your participation reported to ASHA, you must complete the ASHA Participation form that was provided to you at the course and submit to the course instructor prior to leaving the course. ASHA CE Providers have up to 45 days from the course's end date to send your participation to the ASHA CE Registry. The ASHA CE Registry processing time usually takes one week. During periods of heavy volume, processing time may be longer. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 877-390-1887.