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New Format


Working with d/Deaf People- Part 1: 

Developing Specialist Skills in

Assessment and Therapy

New Format for this popular and essential course

for Speech and Language Therapists

working with d/Deaf People

Individually tailored, dynamic on-line course

designed to suit the needs of the therapist. 

5 Modules  with 5 Individual x 1 hour Tutorials

Timeframe to suit the therapist- approximately 25 hours directed study


120-page bound Handbook

Directed study workbooks

Access to all videos, PowerPoint and other material 


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"I really enjoyed the online format and feel this is accessible around working/family life – especially in the current climate"
Lydia Sept 2021
Things I enjoyed about the teaching:
"-video explanation accompanying PowerPoint, added to understanding of the more difficult parts
-Tutorials – enables time to ask and clarify and gave confidence and motivation".
Hosted by Course Beetle:
Introduction to working with d/Deaf people
A 4-part online training package designed to develop competencies and confidence in working as a speech and language therapist with deaf people.

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Working with d/Deaf People- Part 2:

Using the PETAL assessment and working on Speech Intelligibility


One or Two day short course

**Develop transcription skills

**Learn the PETAL Speech Assessment approach. 


Training for 1-4 therapists at their own workplace or delivered remotely to suit their needs. 


Topics Covered:

  • Phonetic vs. phonological analysis

  • Segmental features deaf speech

  • Transcription

  • Acoustic phonetics

  • Auditory training

  • Speech intelligibility therapy

  • Details of the PETAL procedure: Data collection, analysis and summary

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