NEW YORK – Presence, the main supplier of on-line remedy options for youngsters with various wants, launches Kanga, a contemporary remedy platform for clinicians who serve kids. Particular training caseloads in colleges have continued to rise, rising backlogs, and driving clinician burnout. Presence is increasing the instruments obtainable to clinicians in colleges, companies, and unbiased practices. The expertise firm has developed a strong, clinician-designed on-line remedy platform for their very own community of teletherapy suppliers, and made a model of it obtainable to varsities throughout the pandemic.
“Kanga was designed to answer the challenges and alternatives our clinicians have skilled in their very own observe,” mentioned Kate Eberle Walker, CEO of Presence. “The ensuing platform is a mixture of their experience and 13 years of our personal information on how particular training suppliers and college students have interaction in remedy and evaluations.”
Presence is providing a free model of the platform for clinicians excited by exploring how they will incorporate expertise into their remedy planning, documentation, and supply. The free model provides entry to a wealthy library of sources and caseload administration options, together with instruments for documenting and monitoring session notes and scholar profiles. It additionally permits them to conduct as much as eight 30-minute teletherapy periods a month. Particular person clinicians can join the free model of Kanga via Presence’s web site.
Kanga is an interactive remedy platform designed to have interaction college students and empower clinicians with entry to a mess of sources and caseload administration instruments multi functional place.
Kanga helps clinicians simplify their jobs with entry to new options:
- Documentation: With objective administration, scholar metrics, session notes, and strong reporting options, clinicians can simply doc notes and monitor metrics to assist keep compliance.
- Caseload administration: With bulk administration of scholars, detailed caseload view, and scheduling options, clinicians can entry an easy-to-use interface constructed to amplify comfort for clinicians and facilitate remedy administration simpler by scheduling periods on the platform.
Clinicians can entry hundreds of interactive video games and actions, customise content material for every session, and administer assessments, multi functional central location. Presence companions with high publishers so clinicians can entry a complete collection of fascinating assessments for on-line administration.
“It’s been very inspiring to see how scholar engagement has improved with Presence. Due to the strong collection of video games, actions, and instruments offered within the platform, our clinicians are seeing college students develop their confidence, engagement, and expertise in areas similar to self-advocacy and vanity,” mentioned Dr. Vangie Akridge, assistant director of particular training for CalPac Constitution Colleges, which makes use of Kanga to ship speech-language remedy, psychological well being counseling, and evaluation providers to college students. “Even mother and father are extra engaged within the work we’re doing with their kids. We get optimistic suggestions from excited mother and father on a regular basis expressing how they see their youngster has improved speaking their emotions, regulating their feelings, and socially interacting.”
A key good thing about the Kanga expertise is the neighborhood and assist that Presence provides to clinicians. Clinicians can make the most of stay in-room chat assist for technical points, on-demand coaching, and stay workplace hours from Presence medical specialists.
“We’ve medical specialists who not solely inform Kanga’s product design and upgrades, however who work to make sure that anyone utilizing the platform understands and advantages from its medical functions,” mentioned Hannah Werner, MA, CCC-SLP, the Kanga medical lead at Presence. “Our many assist choices assist meet the distinctive wants and studying kinds of clinicians.”
To study extra about Kanga by Presence, go to www.presencelearning.com/platform.
Presence is the main supplier of on-line remedy options for youngsters with various wants. On the coronary heart of the corporate is a purpose-built remedy platform, designed by clinicians for clinicians, that enables college groups to serve kids each out and in of college. It additionally permits colleges to increase their groups with a extremely expert, licensed clinician from Presence’s nationwide community of greater than 2,500 speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, and behavioral and psychological well being professionals. Up to now, Presence has delivered greater than 5 million remedy periods to varsities and districts in each area of the U.S.
Presence is supported by Spectrum Fairness, TPG’s The Rise Fund, Bain Capital Double Impression, and Catalyst Traders. For extra info, go to wwwpresencelearning.com.