Joseph is a 49-year-old veteran status post total glossectomy for squamous cell carcinoma of the oral tongue three years ago. Joseph completed chemotherapy and radiation therapy resulting in severe dysphagia and reduced intelligibility. He is searching for a new job and is interested in pursuing additional therapy at this time. You are the outpatient speech-language pathologist assigned to complete his evaluation.
Joseph’s average clinical clock hour time for mastery level competency is 60 minutes.