Recent Publications and Presentations

Recent Presentations:

Walker, J.P. (Presenter). (2020, May). Speech therapy telepractice training programs. [Audio podcast]. In CAPCSD (Producer), Professional development podcasts.  Retrieved from https://www.capcsd.org/podcasts/

Walker, J. P. (October, 2019).  Telepractice and Technology:  Innovative Cognitive Rehabilitation for Brain Injury Survivors in Their Homes and Communities.  Brain Injury Association-Maine 10thAnnual Conference, Portland, ME. 

Walker, J. P. (October, 2019).  Telepractice and Technology:  Innovative Cognitive Rehabilitation for Brain Injury Survivors in Their Homes and Communities.  Brain Injury Association-Maine 10th Annual Conference, Portland, ME.

Richards, M. B., & Walker, J.P. (2018, Nov.). Cultural Connections in a Virtual World:  Graduate Students Provide Telepractice Services in Fiji.  Presentation at American Speech, Language, Hearing Association Annual Convention, Boston, MA.

Walker, J.P., Price, K., & Watson, J. (2018, Nov.).  Caring for Caregivers of People with Aphasia in a Telepractice Support Group.  Presentation at American Speech, Language, Hearing Association Annual Convention, Boston, MA.

Walker, J.P. (2018, Nov.).Speech Therapy in a Virtual World for People with Aphasia. Invited virtual presentation RVA Aphasia Group Support Group, Richmond, VA. 

Walker, J.P.  (2018, Oct.). Speech Therapy in a Virtual World: University of Maine Speech Therapy Telepractice training Program. Invited presentation 7thAnnual Andre R. Hemond Aphasia Retreat, Old Orchard Beach, ME.

Walker, J.P. & Richards, M. (2018, Sept.).  Speech Therapy in a Virtual World.  Invited virtual presentation New York State Association of Counties (NYSAC) 2018 Fall Seminar, Rochester, NY.   

Walker, J.P. & Richards, M. (2018, June). Planning for the Future: Graduate Student Training Program in Speech Therapy Telepractice.  Northeast Telehealth Regional Conference, Portland, ME. 

Walker, J.P. (2018, Feb.). University of Maine, Speech Therapy Telepratice Training Program. Blue Hill Memorial Hospital, Blue Hill, ME.

Walker, J.P. & Albiston, A. (2017, Nov.) Bringing Aphasia to Life:  Graduate Students Engage in Experiential Learning at Aphasia Retreat.  Presentation at American Speech, Language, Hearing Association Annual Convention, Los Angeles, CA.

Walker, J.P., Price, K., & Watson, J. (2017, Nov.)  Improving Communication Integration through Participation in a Telepractice Communication Group.  Presentation at American Speech, Language, Hearing Association Annual Convention, Los Angeles, CA.

Walker, J.P. & Richards, M. (2017, Nov.) Planning for the Future: Graduate Student Training Program in Speech Therapy Telepractice.  Invited presentation at American Speech, Language, Hearing Association Annual Convention, Los Angeles, CA.

Recent Publications:

Walker, J. P. (2019). Speech therapy in the virtual world of people with aphasia. In N. Hall, J. Juengling-Sudkamp, M. Gutmann & E. Cohn (Eds.), Tele-AAC (pp. 285-310). San Diego: Plural Publishing.

Walker, J.P., Price, K., & Watson, J. (2018).  Promoting Social Connections in a Synchronous Telepractice Aphasia Communication Group.  Perspectives American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Special Interest Group 18, Vol 3 (Part 2), 32 – 42.

Walker, J. P. (2018).  Speech therapy in a virtual world:  A case study of a speech therapy telepractice program for a client with aphasia.  In Branski, R., & Molfenter, S., Speech-Language Pathology Casebook.  New York, NY:  Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc.

Walker, J. P. & Jacques, K. (2016) Speech therapy in a virtual world:  Building friendships in a telepractice aphasia communication group.  Frontiers in Psychology Conference Abstract:  54thAnnual Academy of Aphasia Meeting

Walker, J.P., & Richards, M. (2016).  Speech-language telepractice 101.  The ASHA Leader, Vol. 21, 36 – 37.

Walker, J. P. (2015). University of Maine, speech therapy telepractice and technology program manual.   University of Maine Faculty Monographs. Book 220.Available at http://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/fac_monographs/220/.