Friday, April 29
02:00 pm – 02:15 pm

Multi-Interest
Session 17

Jean C. Brown, MA, CCC-SLP
Level of Instruction: Intermediate   –   Tuquoise I & II

The purpose of this proposal is to present the Student Health Outreach for Wellness Literacy Project. The projects focus is to screen the health literacy & cognitive skills of homeless adults by fostering interprofessional student education and promoting self-advocacy by clients when interacting with their health care providers. A secondary purpose is to recruit speech-language pathologist in the community to undergraduate and graduate students as they interact with other pre-service professionals.

Learner Outcomes:  At the completion of this presentation, participants will be able to describe the purpose of the Student Health Outreach for Wellness project.