Instead of a parent tip this week, I chose an SLP tip to give out. Do you ever give a client a stamp and three days later it is still there? They've bathed but it won't come off. Or do you bring a blue stamp pad and the girls want pink? Maybe your stamp pad is… Continue reading SLP Tip: The New Way to Use Stamps
It’s that time of the year when our entry ways are full of winter outwear. Coats, scarves, hats and mittens are hanging from every chair and hook in the house. Why not use those mittens/gloves in a fun way to encourage language? I’ve got some tips for you! Language Tip #1: Matching This one is… Continue reading Parent Tip: Using Mittens to Encourage Language
The holidays are behind us and it seems all those cute Christmas apps we during our speech therapy sessions are not relevant. How about some cute winter themed apps? I have a few that I am absolutely loving right now for the month of January. I have been using most of them in my sessions… Continue reading Winter Apps for Speech Therapy
If there is one thing that an SLP loves more than speech therapy, it has to be food! We use it in therapy. We raid the teacher's lounge when it's there...mainly because we have a more flexible schedule than teachers. I usually start thinking about my lunch destination around 9:30am each day. So is it… Continue reading This SLP Eats: Chicken Enchiladas
Today, I am bringing you my favorite kids' books for winter. I love kids' books. Probably more so than adult books. I am not sure if it's the illustrations or what, but I am a sucker for a pretty picture book. Winter is great time to snuggle up with kids and read a great book… Continue reading Speech Chick’s Favorite Winter Books for Kids
At the beginning of the year, I decided I wanted to make some changes to my logo. When you are an SLP with no background in graphic design, that can cause a problem. But I like to do things on my own. That way when I get ready to update it, I can! I don't… Continue reading Logos, Design and the SLP
I don't make resolutions for the new year. I make goals. Things I want to accomplish as an SLP, mother, wife and overall person. This year, I decided to devote a month to a particular social media outlet and learn everything I need to learn to make my business soar. I researched books, scanned Pinterest… Continue reading The Focused SLP, January and Instagram!