Back to School Tips to Start the School Year Strong

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It’s that time of year. When the calendar says August or early September, it’s time to kick off a new beginning for teachers, students – and school-based therapists. How can you best prepare for the new school year ahead? Sharpen your brand-new number-two pencil and take note of these tips, prepared with the expert assistance of… Read more »

Top Apps for Speech Pathologists: Articulation Carnival

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What’s more fun for kids than a carnival, complete with balloons, prizes and games? Developed to help students master the pronunciation of phonemes at the word, phrase and sentence level, Virtual Speech Center’s Articulation Carnival app offers a winning therapy formula through its carnival theme. Articulation Carnival includes thousands of photos and pre-recorded audio stimuli…. Read more »

Essential Speech Pathology Apps: Prepositions Journey

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Learning prepositions is key for students to develop their abilities to complete tasks and follow directions. A child may struggle with mastering prepositions because their meanings change depending on context or because prepositions are not tangible enough that they can be identified via spontaneous or connected speech. The Prepositions Journey app by Virtual Speech Center,… Read more »

How to Survive the Holidays

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year – but it may not always feel that way. The holidays can be a lot of fun and yes, they are wonderful. But don’t set your standards too high or expect perfection all the time, whether you’re working with your students, multi-tasking at home, or even trying… Read more »

Essential Speech Pathologist Apps: Articulation Games

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Articulation Games by Virtual Speech Center, Inc., is the latest in a series of speech articulation game apps. What sets it apart from its predecessors, as noted by one recent user, is the wider variety of play options offered. And especially in its most recently-launched Version 1.2, Articulation Games provides even better and more sophisticated… Read more »

How to Choose the Right Contract Therapy Staffing Company

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As a speech pathologist, occupational or physical therapist,  you have a variety of career opportunities in multiple settings such as Hospitals, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Home Healthcare, Clinics and Schools. As you zero in on the position that best meets your needs, working with the right contract staffing company is a key strategic step.  The right… Read more »