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SLP Tip: The New Way to Use Stamps

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

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Letter Board Fun in Speech Therapy

Last summer, the light box was the hit of the classroom.  This has been the summer of the letter board.  All the craft stores have.  Heck, even Walmart and Target are getting in on the fun!  I found my letter board at Walmart earlier in the summer.  I work out of my house so mine… Continue reading Letter Board Fun in Speech Therapy

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Speech Chick’s Friday Favs: Podcasts

Something I recently discovered is the podcast. Now I'm addicted! Like seriously, "get in my car and start a motivating podcast and never switch to the radio" addicted. I listen to mostly business related podcasts that are by women. I guess that is what I am drawn to since I am a female business owner.… Continue reading Speech Chick’s Friday Favs: Podcasts

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Speech Chick’s Friday Favs: Books

While I try to read as much as I can, it doesn't always work out. But today, I am bringing you five of my favorite books (make that recent favorites). Not all are speech therapy related or business related. Some are just for fun.  Summer's not quite over for you school SLPs, so you still have… Continue reading Speech Chick’s Friday Favs: Books

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Speech Chick’s Friday Favs: Graphic Tees

During the month of July, I decided to change it up a little.  You know, write about something other than speech therapy stuff.  It's my birthday month so I figured I'd write about some my favorites.  The first favorite is graphic tees!  Seriously, if graphic tees could be a stock on NYSE, I would buy a huge chunk… Continue reading Speech Chick’s Friday Favs: Graphic Tees

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Why Am I A Traveling Speech Therapist?

Why am I a traveling speech therapist?  Why do I choose to leave the comfort of my home office to see kids in their home or daycare? Why don't I just work for the schools?  I often ask myself this very question...especially during the winter...or heavy rainstorms.  When the weather stinks, the day tends to drag.  I… Continue reading Why Am I A Traveling Speech Therapist?

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My List of “Must Haves” for the Traveling Speech Therapist

I have been a traveling speech therapist for the better part of 10 years.  During that time, I have learned the "ins and outs" of having a successful day when your vehicle is your office.  There are many more "must haves" but these are the basics! 1.  Phone and charger:  This seems like an obvious… Continue reading My List of “Must Haves” for the Traveling Speech Therapist

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Thanksgiving Apps for Speech Therapy

It's crazy that we were just talking about Halloween apps 2 weeks ago! Now we are already at Thanksgiving themes in speech therapy! My clients have been talking turkey in our speech therapy sessions this week. So naturally, I tried to find some cute turkey/Thanksgiving apps I could use with my little friends.   Speech therapy… Continue reading Thanksgiving Apps for Speech Therapy

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Halloween Apps for Speech Therapy

We all have our favorite apps for everyday speech therapy.   Halloween should be no different.  I have a few that I really like.  I work with mostly toddlers to preschool age right now, so I tend to use "not so scary" apps. Fall Apps for Speech Therapy Starfall Pumpkin   It has 2 great activities. … Continue reading Halloween Apps for Speech Therapy