Follow along with Julia on a year in her life as a traveling speech-language pathologist working with adults. This always-on-the-go lifestyle is never boring and has many benefits, if you can be flexible. Learn more about what a travel SLP does from guest blogger Julia Kuhn.
Feel like you wish you could go back to school to learn a little more about aphasia, dysarthria, or cognitive-communication? You can deepen your knowledge in these areas with these 10 great textbooks that are filled with specialized and expert knowledge and may be newer than your degree.
Best practice in swallowing disorders is changing quickly as the science evolves. Don't let your patients down with out-of-date treatments. Keep up with the latest information so you can improve your knowledge and skills with these 10 amazing resources for professional development in dysphagia.
Swallowing disorders are serious business, and the speech-language pathologists who assess and treat them need to know their stuff. Unfortunately, there are many dysphagia myths floating around out there, and SLPs are constantly having to educate patients, families, and other medical staff to combat these contagious pieces of misinformation. Here are some they want you to stop believing.
Follow along with Rinki on a day in her life as a speech-language pathologist working in a skilled nursing facility. See how she helps to improve the quality of life of seniors in communication, cognition, and swallowing.
Aphasia therapists can integrate technology and apps into aphasia therapy more easily when they use this simple, 3-part framework. See how you can help your clients with aphasia better engage in life and recovery using the same technology you've come to rely on in your everyday life.
Learn how to set client-centered SMART goals for stroke survivors with aphasia. Taking the time for collaborative goal-setting can lead to better outcomes and more focused speech therapy the patient is eager to participate in.
Cognition plays a vital role in communication, and SLPs are key players in the rehabilitation of cognitive-communication disorders. Find out more about how to treat this complicated disorder, how to integrate apps into therapy, and 5 of the best apps to use for cognitive-communication.