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At eCourse conclusion, participants will be able to:
A score of 80% or better must be received on the post-test in order to
receive a certificate of completion.
Domain of OT: Areas of Occupation; Client Factors; Activity Demands
OT Process: Intervention
Patrick McKeown, MA, is Clinical Director of the Buteyko Clinic International and Chairman of its Advisory Board. In 2002, Patrick received accreditation as a Buteyko breathing practitioner by the late Professor Konstantin Buteyko. He has spent the last 15 years reaching out to thousands of children and adults who suffer unnecessarily due to dysfunctional breathing patterns, asthma, and sleep disordered breathing. To date, Patrick has written seven books on the subject including "Close Your Mouth" and "Buteyko Meets Dr. Mew: Buteyko Method for Children and Teenagers." His latest book is titled "The Oxygen Advantage” and explores improving sports performance by addressing dysfunctional breathing patterns and simulating high altitude.
Financial — Patrick McKeown is the presenter of online CE courses sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives royalty payments.
Financial — Patrick McKeown has ownership interests in Buteyko Clinic International; he receives a salary, royalties, speaking fees and has intellectual property rights.
Financial — Patrick McKeown receives a consulting fee from MyoAcademy.
Nonfinancial — Patrick McKeown has no relevant nonfinancial relationships to disclose.
This program is offered for 0.4 CEUs (Intermediate level; Professional area).
Offered for 4 CEEs. Northern Speech Services’ continuing education activities are eligible for Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC) Continuing Education Equivalents (CEEs) in speech-language pathology. An activity’s eligibility for CEEs does not imply SAC’s endorsement of its content or any associated products or procedures.
AOTA: Approved Provider of Continuing Education by the American
Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. #4095.
Content Disclosure: The content of this online CE course does not focus exclusively on any specific proprietary product or service. Presenter financial and non-financial disclosures may be found by clicking on the Presenter & Disclosures tab.
ASHA CEUs: NSS online courses are registered with ASHA and are offered for ASHA CEUs. The number of CEUs is noted above. Note that 0.1 CEU = 1 contact hour = equals 1 CEE.
Licensing Boards: Most state licensing boards DO accept CEUs earned online (usually classified as home-study credits). Some state boards do, however, place a limit to the number of credits that can be earned via home study/online courses. For the most current information, we suggest that you contact your licensing board or agency to verify acceptance policies and/or any credit limits related to home-study courses prior to registering for this course.
ASHA CE Registry: During the enrollment process, if you select to receive ASHA credit for this course and if you provide your ASHA number, NSS will automatically submit your CEU information to the ASHA CE Registry after successful course completion (80% on post test). This submission happens once per month, during the first week of the month. For example, if you complete your course on November 7th, NSS will submit all November online course CEUs to ASHA during the first week of December. When ASHA inputs the information into their database, they will mark the course as completed on the last day of the month in which it was completed, so November 30th using this example. The certificate of completion available for you to print immediately, however, will reflect the actual completion date, November 7th in this example. Due to ASHA processing procedures please allow 2-3 weeks, from the submission date, for the course to appear on your ASHA transcript.
ASHA CEUS: Attendees must meet at least one of the following conditions in order to be eligible to earn ASHA CEUs:
If an attendee is not an ASHA member or CCC holder but meets any of the above criteria, they may inform the ASHA CE Registry of their eligibility by visiting this site.
Additional accrediting agencies by which Northern Speech is an approved CE provider:
"I appreciated the explanation of exercises and the actual demonstrations." - D.Z., 7/26/2016
"I liked the level of detail, clarity of explanations, and specific exercises. I found the discussions on the overall health implications of incorrect breathing and information appropriate to share with pediatricians, dentists and clients really beneficial." - S.P., 7/26/2016
"A lot of interesting information." - W.R., 7/22/2016
"I enjoyed going over the use of mouth breathing in sustaining suitable exhalation for speech as pertains to stutterers and proper phrasing and clarity of voice." - M.M., 6/29/2016
"The speaker was very easy to listen to." - R.W., 6/22/2016
"I learned how to breathe better!" - M.H., 6/22/2016
"The discussion on open mouth and breathing was most beneficial." - J.C., 6/22/2016
"I found the information about how the face changes to be helpful, but I was hoping for more Speech related exercises to be able to apply immediately in my practice. I liked the anatomy information about what happens to the oral structures with mouth breathing." - A.S., 6/11/2016
"I appreciated the Steps exercise and information regarding children." - M.M., 6/2/2016
"I liked the explanation of the exercises and demonstration." - A.T., 5/31/2016
"I liked the information regarding open mouth postures and growth development plus the mention of efficacy of oral myofunctional therapy." - L.K., 5/6/2016
"I enjoyed the information on the effects of mouth breathing on face structure and daily functioning. I liked the modeling of techniques." - S.S., 5/1/2016
"I liked the exercises and the plans for each type of client." - K.F., 4/1/2016
"I appreciated the different breathing exercises and the background knowledge of breathing." - M.R., 4/1/2016
"All of it was beneficial. Very interesting CEU." - K.J., 3/14/2016
"Good demonstration of technique and explanation of rationale that was still easily understood. I've been looking for a program to help my home health clients with COPD - this will be very useful." - K.N., 2/18/2016
"The breathing techniques for anxiety were most beneficial. I found the information useful for anxiety and for vocal therapy." - C.W., 12/28/2015
"It was an excellent presentation." - S.S., 12/26/2015
"I found the exercises with particular groups really helpful." - A.B., 12/22/2015
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