Speech therapy job

7 Fall-Inspired Sensory Bins

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Let the cool crisp air, orange and brown color palette and fast-approaching holiday season inspire you to create some new sensory bins for your special education classroom or center for speech-language pathology or occupational therapy.  We know you advocate the use of sensory bins – as we do – because they promote practical life skills,… Read More »

How to Run a Social Skills Group – from Setup to Implementation

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Occupational Therapists, Speech-Language Pathologists

A social skills group can be a valuable way to foster necessary social skills in children with special needs, who often exhibit slower social skills development than their peers do. Saying “please” and “thank you;” learning when to participate in a conversation and when to simply listen; discovering how to respond to others and how… 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 »