SLPs and Literacy: What the heck are we supposed to be doing?

slpliteracy

Even though I don’t like to admit it, there have been times throughout my career that I’ve felt totally lost and confused about my role in language and literacy. If you have experienced this too, you know that feeling this Read More …

Special Series: 25 Days of Literacy

Do you ever have days when you feel totally isolated and all alone as an SLP? The teachers tend to form an “inner circle”, the psychologists and social workers tend to be pals, and the PTs and OTs hang out together… Read More …

When can you treat language and articulation at the same time?

It seems like being a speech pathologist is kind of like being on a roller coaster. We have some days we’re ready to tackle the trickiest cases and are determined to change the world…but then there are other days we’re Read More …

Are you afraid of the truth?

I’ve been thinking a lot about something this week. When we were trained to be SLPs, we learned about diagnosis…we learned about treatment…and we learned all the book knowledge that we could possibly squeeze in to our brains. But without Read More …