Episode 83

Keys to Empowering People with ALS: Team Gleason...No White Flags!


May 10th, 2024

1 hr 2 mins 51 secs

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About this Episode

Guest: Emily Kornman, MCD, CCC-SLP - Emily brings Team Gleason to you in this one-hour conversational audio course podcast. Team Gleason is a 5013(c)(3) organization founded in 2011 by Steve and Michel Gleason - Team Gleason has provided over $40 million in adventure, technology, equipment, and care services to people living with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and countless others through advocacy and support. Emily highlights how Team Gleason supports people with ALS and their families with an interdisciplinary approach. She describes how SLPs can support speech, swallowing, voice preservation, and AAC options to empower people with ALS to live purposeful lives.