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May Is Better Speech and Hearing Month!

Each May the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) launches Better Speech and Hearing Month, a public awareness campaign designed to bring attention to communication disorders and spread the word about services that are available for people with speech, language, or hearing issues to improve their communication and overall quality of life. 371 more words

Tongue Tied

Tongue tied.  Such a hot topic.  I mean it is right up there with Pippa Middleton’s wedding and Beyonce’e baby bump. Right?  I sadly did not know either of these pop culture reference until I read them in a People Magazine at my Doctor’s office today.   428 more words

Medical Speech Language Pathology

What we think about with a speaker who has language disabilities:

  1. Physical appearance
    2. Eye contact
    3. Whether the patient showers daily
    4. If the patient has the flu…
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Speech Pathology

FOR PARENTS - What to do if you suspect your child has a speech or language delay....

Better Hearing & Speech Month 2017

“Each May, Better Hearing & Speech Month (BHSM) provides an opportunity to raise awareness about communication disorders and role of ASHA members in providing life-altering treatment. 64 more words

Rapport Building Matters

I once had a supervisor, in an attempt to help me polish my beside manner, provide me with the example of a high school counselor. She asked me to imagine my own high school counselor. 329 more words

Clinical Fellowship Year

Simple Ways to Narrow Down Your Grad School Application List

This summer, use your precious free time to compile a list of graduate schools instead of sending snaps from the beach. Because even though applications aren’t due until winter, you need to… 323 more words

Graduate School Applications

8 Steps to Scoring a Medical CFY

Scoring a job as a new graduate can be difficult. In the field of Speech-Language Pathology, this can be especially true for recent graduates of an accredited program hoping to secure full-time employment in a hospital-based setting. 1,399 more words

Clinical Fellowship Year