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The Yes (Wo)man.

I am linking up with Jennifer at SLPRunner for her insightful blog theme: Weaknesses made Strengths.  Be sure to take a peek at all the posts that are linked, these SLPs write beautifully and bare their souls through words so eloquently! 423 more words

Gobble, Gobble, Gross!

The holidays are just around the corner, although if you have been in the stores lately, you would assume it’s Christmas right now!  I have always loved this time of year, but all the change and excitement can be a little rough on our friends with social language impairments.  284 more words

Spooky Speech Treats


The Holiday roller coaster is just about to start with Halloween later this week.  Luckily, it falls on a Saturday, so we get to avoid the sugar craziness and crashes this year.  185 more words

Well, You Don't See THAT Every Day....

I was observing one of my middle school dynamic speech duos this week and they were working on the functional concept of grocery stores for their in class group.  354 more words

Speech Therapy

Here is a Way Back Wednesday Funny for you…

I was working on social skills with a girl (who is not a preschooler) and the topic for the day was all about when it would be an appropriate time to change the topic of a conversation, what is/isn’t a good thing to say to a teacher etc…

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Speech-Language Therapy: Beyond School Services

Where has the summer gone? September is coming up fast, and as the constant stream of back-to-school ads tells us, the start of the school year is almost here. 395 more words

Speech Therapy

Social Language - link to new article

My latest contribution to the TONGUES magazine blog is “Social Language” is about the confusing minefields of social linguistic calisthenics and the difficult that literal thinkers like myself have in navigating this landscape of lies, half-truths, hot air and… just simple gas. 11 more words

Asperger's Syndrome