Speech therapists

Amazing Printable Resources that Every Speech Therapist Needs!

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These days, no school-based speech-language pathologist (SLP) therapist need feel alone in the world—even if you’re the only school-based therapist  at your work site.  The Internet is for sharing, and we are a generous breed that works to improve the lives of students and patients everywhere.  That’s why so many speech therapists – as well… Read More »

Eight SLP Blogs To Follow (And Why!)

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Whether you’re a new or experienced speech-language pathologist (SLP), there’s always something new to learn.  Books, seminars and on-the-job trainings are essential, but few things compare to recommendations from others who share your passion for helping the students and patients with whom you work.  A rising number of SLPs blog, and some are quite good… Read More »

Top Articulation Apps for SLPs (as rated by your peers!)

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In celebration of Better Speech and Hearing Month, we’ll be showcasing apps that school-based Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs) can use in therapy sessions.  Today’s focus: speech therapy apps for articulation. All of these apps have been vetted and highly-rated by your SLP peers. And while some are on the higher side in regards to cost, we… Read More »

What Do Aesop’s Fables Have in Common With the Practice of Speech Therapy?

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Humans are wired for stories.  The ancient Greek storyteller, Aesop, knew this, and his simple fables have captivated children around the world for centuries upon centuries.  Here, we take a closer look at some of Aesop’s fables, and convey how you can connect each of them to your practice of school-based speech therapy.   Aesop’s… Read More »

Six Games for School-Based Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs)

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Being in a school-based SLP job is a rewarding – albeit, challenging – career choice.  Children, quite naturally, have shorter attention spans and difficulty focusing than adults.  As they proceed through developmental stages into mature adulthood, they will grow to see the value of hard work and perseverance.  In the meantime, childhood is focused on… Read More »

The Top 10 Apps That All SLPs Should Be Using

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Looking for effective and engaging speech therapy tools? Whether your expertise is articulation, expressive language, receptive language, social skills integration or another specialty, the top 10 apps that made our list have a lot to offer school-based SLPs — and the children they help.   1. Articulation Station Developer: Little Bee Speech Cost: Free (Full… Read More »