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Journal 9: Pre-final Vent

Journal 9 came right before the semester-one final, so I gave students a list of skills they’d been reviewing beside a continuum of fear adjectives and asked them to give vent to their states of mind. 166 more words


Home Health SLPs & .... Marijuana?

I just finished reading this interesting article from the ASHAsphere blog about the new laws in Colorado that legally allow the usage of marijuana. It points out, not only the implications it has for home health speech-language pathologists, but also the implications it has for children who ingest the drug (through prenatal usage or breastfeeding), including the potential for abnormal motor development and an increased risk of SIDS. 274 more words

My Thoughts on the Diagnosis of ADHD & Alternative Treatments

In this prescription-happy country that we live in, I’m always appalled at the amount of children I see on medication, especially for ADHD. It seems like a “quick fix” for both parents and teachers, especially for younger children of elementary age. 716 more words

The Multidisciplinary Team

By: Nikki Nies 

While each health profession would like to think they are the most important aspect of a multi disciplinary team. It’s not the case. 610 more words

Nikki Nies

How to Secure Your Career as a Certified Speech Language Pathologist

Do you have any interest to understand the problems of speech or language faced by the people? If you have the attitude of this type, then, you might consider developing your career as a speech therapist. 251 more words

Certified Speech Language Pathologist

Alicia Kokemor Rossow: Devoted Professional and Mother

Alicia Kokemor Rossow loves working with children. She has spent a large portion of her life helping children of all ages overcome their speech and language impairments while raising twin daughters of her own. 229 more words

Alicia Kokemor Rossow

An SNF in Milford has Immediate Need of a Speech Language Pathologist – Milford, Nebraska – Posting Date: 7/14/14

Job Category: Speech Language Pathologist (SLP)

Location: North Platte, Nebraska (NE)

Facility Type: Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF)

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: 13 week assignment (or longer!) 41 more words