Articulation, Hands On Therapy Activities, Language, Parent Tips

Parent Tip: Using Games to Encourage Speech and Language

Last week, I talked about using puzzles to work on your child's speech. This week we are talking board games! Each and every household has at least 1 game. No video games are allowed in this!  Without further delay, let's get to business! 1. Candyland:  I SUPER PUFFY HEART Candyland for VARIOUS reasons!!  I like… Continue reading Parent Tip: Using Games to Encourage Speech and Language

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Why I Use A Paper Planner: The Traveling SLP

A paper planner is this traveling SLP’s jam. There is nothing better than a brand new planner at the beginning of the year, just waiting to be written in. I tried the whole phone calendar thing, but I prefer to see everything written out in my handwriting with colored pens. Who else is with me?… Continue reading Why I Use A Paper Planner: The Traveling SLP

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Practical Gifts for the Traveling Speech Pathologist

I have been a traveling speech pathologist for 10 years now. That doesn't even include the time I spent working in the school system and traveling between schools. Out of my seven years of being a school based SLP, 6 of those years had me dragging materials between at least 2 campuses. To say I… Continue reading Practical Gifts for the Traveling Speech Pathologist

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Book Review for the SLPreneur: Business Boutique

If you are thinking about starting a business, you need this book. If you are already in business, you need this book. After reading "Business Boutique," I decided every SLPreneur needs this book! I wish 8 years ago when I started Speech Chick Therapy, I had this book in my life. It's that good! So… Continue reading Book Review for the SLPreneur: Business Boutique

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SLPreneur Saturday with Sparkly Speech Girl

It's that time of the month again! I am bringing you another fabulous SLPreneur who is rocking the field of speech pathology. Today, Kandice from Sparkly Speech Girl was nice enough to answer some questions for me. When I met on her IG, she was an SLP in California. But this year, she moved to… Continue reading SLPreneur Saturday with Sparkly Speech Girl

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SLPreneur Saturday with Thumb Bunny Speech

I am starting a new feature this month! It's called SLPreneur Saturday and I am so excited! Each month I will feature 1-2 SLPs who are rocking it. Some will be school based SLPs with a blog or TpT store. Some may have a podcast. Others could be those brave souls who ventured into private… Continue reading SLPreneur Saturday with Thumb Bunny Speech

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Chapter 8: My Journey to Private Practice

I don't think I have ever shared my full journey to private practice on the blog. I always get emails asking how I started and how did I know it was right for me. I am addressing all of those today. So buckle up buttercup! Here we go! I can't remember the exact date I… Continue reading Chapter 8: My Journey to Private Practice

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My Bag as a Traveling Speech Pathologist

If I have learned anything over the past 10 years as a home health speech pathologist, it's that there is no perfect bag. About the time I think I have the "perfect SLP bag," I find 10 flaws. The truth is when you are in and out of a vehicle as much as I am,… Continue reading My Bag as a Traveling Speech Pathologist

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Speech Therapy Theme Review: Community Helpers Part 3

The first week of community helpers in speech therapy was a hit!  The kids love talking about fire fighters and police officers.  This week has 2 community helpers the kids are less thrilled about.  Little kids do not like to go to the doctor.  They associate doctor's office with medicine and shots.  So in my… Continue reading Speech Therapy Theme Review: Community Helpers Part 3

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Great Books for Motivation

I am bringing you a little something different today. What do you do when you have an idea but you need the motivation to get you going? Some people listen to music. Others use inspirational quotes. Me? I like books! There's nothing better than reading an entire book of someone else's story to make you… Continue reading Great Books for Motivation

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“Do I Need a Blog?,” asked the SLPreneur

Want to take a listen?  Click here! You are the kick butt SLPreneur.  You are a mover and a shaker.  Your therapy practice is growing.  Or maybe you're a TpT author whose store is taking off.  The frequent question of "Do I need a blog?" Has popped into your brain a few times.  Maybe you've… Continue reading “Do I Need a Blog?,” asked the SLPreneur