This course will look at beatboxing as a music-based speech intervention. As a result of this course, the participant will be able to demonstrate practical application of beatboxing as a speech intervention activity.

Course Type: Live Zoom Workshop

This workshop is ideal for cohorts that work together. We'll work with you to schedule this workshop for your group practice or your closest SLPeeps. Please contact Lulu Fogarty, [email protected], today to schedule your workshop.

Learning Outcomes:

  • After this course, participants will be able to demonstrate at least three basic beatboxing patterns.
  • After this course, participants will be able to list key populations for which beatboxing can be used as an intervention tool.
  • After this course, participants will be able to identify specific speech/language interventions for which beatboxing can be used effectively.
Picture of Chesney Snow, a middle aged Black man, sitting and looking at the camera with a determined expression. He is wearing a brown suede and fabric jacket, a white button down shirt, and jeans. His head is shaved, he has facial hair, and he sits with his elbows resting on his knees in front of a river. There is a city skyline behind him.

Presented by Chesney Snow

Teaching Artist, Drama Desk Award Winner, and Beatboxer

For over two decades Snow's work as a teaching artist has centered on engaging the arts as a vehicle for social change and empowerment. He has been a collaborator with Emmy award-winning filmmaker Lisa Russell for over 10 years developing performances, workshops, and dialog surrounding the arts and education with the United Nations.

He has taught workshops and masterclasses in countless prisons, hospitals, public and private schools and universities including Harvard University, Juilliard, New York University, University of Wisconsin Platteville, the Kingdom of Bhutan, and the U.S. State Department with American Voices, as well as numerous theaters throughout the country. He is a long time teaching artist with New Victory Theater and more recently with The Town Hall in New York City where he created a storytelling intensive with young incarcerated men in Rikers Island Correctional facility.

Presenter Disclosure: 

Financial: Chesney Snow was paid an honorarium for this presentation by BEAT (Bridging Education & Art Together).

Non-financial: Chesney has no non-financial relationships to disclose.

Course Agenda

  • 00-05 Minutes - Introduction, disclosures
  • 05-15 Minutes - Activity: Icebreaker Game and Intention Setting
  • 15-30 Minutes - Discussion: How can I apply Beatboxing to my practice?
  • 30-60 Minutes - B-T-K and Beat Rhyming Basics Workshop
  • 60-70 Minutes - Activity: Beatboxing in my Practice
  • 70-85 Minutes - Demonstrations: Beatboxing in my Practice
  • 85-90 Minutes - Summary, Q&A

Completion Requirements

Live Webinars allow for presenter and participant interaction, and active participation is required to be reported for ASHA CEUs. To be reported for ASHA CEUs participants must:

  • Meet ASHA requirements.
  • Complete Registration Form (access to the form will be provided via Teachable upon enrollment).
  • Be present for the entire duration of the course.
  • Answer written prompts via Zoom Chat.
  • Participate in discussion and activity planning in breakout rooms.
  • Submit written summary of final activity within seven (7) days of completing the course. Volunteers will also be selected to give a demonstration during the course. Activity Submission Form will be made available the day of the course via Teachable.
  • Complete a course Evaluation Form within seven (7) days of completing the course. Evaluation Form will be made available the day of the course via Teachable.

Attendance and participation for the entire duration of the workshop is required to be reported for ASHA CEUs. Login and logout times will be recorded and documented. Partial credit is not allowed. 


BEAT is committed to ensuring accessibility and inclusion for all people that wish to take our courses. If you have questions, requests, or would like to discuss an access need, please email [email protected] at least 7 days prior to the course date. We will review your request and respond within 2 business days.

BEAT Cancellation Policy

In the event that BEAT cancels the CE course, participants will be notified immediately and will receive a full refund via Paypal within 48 hours of the cancellation.

In the case of participant cancellation, participants must notify [email protected] at least 7 days prior to the course date to receive a full refund, or 72-hours prior to the course date to receive a 50% refund. 

Cancellations will not be accepted after the course begins. Participants forfeit the entire payment to Bridging Education & Art Together for any cancellations made less than 48 hours before the course date. We will do what we can to apply your payment towards a subsequent course.

To cancel your registration, please email [email protected] with the date and title of the workshop and “ASHA CE Course Cancellation” in the subject line.

Complaint Procedure

Step 1: Notification

Submit a BEAT Complaint Form to [email protected]. (Please copy and paste the form below into a document.)

Step 2: Meeting

Step 2 creates an opportunity for the CE Administrator to schedule a phone call with a participant to provide a safe space and bring attention to the existing complaint. The CE Administrator should discuss with the participant the nature of the problem or the violation of company policies and procedures. The participant is expected to clearly describe the unsatisfactory behavior, as well as the steps BEAT can take to improve their CE experience. 

Step 3: Documentation 

Within five business days of this meeting, the CE Administrator will send an email outlining what was discussed on the phone call. The participant will be asked to respond to the email to demonstrate their understanding of what was discussed. The participant may provide a rebuttal or letter addressing the existing complaint.

BEAT Complaint Form

(Please copy and paste this form into a document and answer all questions.)

Name of Course: 

Date of Course:

Have you contacted ASHA regarding your complaint?

  • Yes
  • No

The ASHA Approved CE Provider failed to meet the following ASHA CEB Requirements:

  • Requirement 1: Organization
  • Requirement 2: Responsibility and Control
  • Requirement 3: Transparency in Course Planning, Delivery, and Marketing
  • Requirement 4: System for Offering and Verifying Continuing Education Units
  • Requirement 5: Needs Identification
  • Requirement 6: Learning Outcomes
  • Requirement 7: Planning and Instructional Personnel
  • Requirement 8: Learning Environment and Support
  • Requirement 9: Content and Methodology
  • Requirement 10: Requirements for Satisfactory Completion
  • Requirement 11: Assessment of Learning Outcomes
  • Requirement 12: Program Evaluation

Please refer to the ASHA CEU Requirements [PDF] and read the requirement, the guidelines, and the required practice before selecting.

Please provide a detailed description of the complaint or concern regarding BEAT's course delivery:

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ASHA account number (if applicable)


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By checking this box, I affirm that the statements/information within this complaint are correct and truthful to the best of my knowledge.

  • Yes