So a couple of weeks these ridiculously cute organizer boxes kept popping all over my Instagram feed. People keeping talking about how much they could hold and ( with a teacher discount ) how they cheap they were. With storage and lack of space being a daily struggle in the life of an SLP, and the fact that I have… Read More
Prompts and Cues. These words are part of the specialized language that we learn as Speech-Language Pathologists. They are right up there with fluency and aphasia. We use these words all the time and probably interchangeably, but it is important to understand the difference, and yes, there is a difference.
With high caseloads that only seem to grow but the day, SLPs rely on grouping students to meet goals and required minutes. Articulation groups are one of the most common ways SLPs use to help students with articulation ( and phonological ) disorders. While this may be the most common we need to ask ourselves, is it really the most… Read More
Before I went on maternity leave I made sure I had everything prepped and ready to go for my cover to start with in the fall. I had my Maternity Leave Binder and even some chocolates ready and waiting. I thought this is all I would need to be prepared for my transition and return… I was wrong. Sooo I wanted… Read More
Data. Our careers revolve around it. We use these numbers to determine everything from eligibility, goals, therapy methods, and billing. However, these little numbers can cause us some big stress. There is so much to keep data on it seems we are always on the hunt for the best and quickest method to keep these numbers from piling up and… Read More
You’re an undergrad. You’re going to parties and going to class. You are thinking about which friends you will get to hang out with over break and in the back of your mind a little voice whispers…grad school. Yes, grad school. Are there two words anymore stressful to an undergrad trying to become an SLP?! Senior year is basically stressing… Read More