Category Archives: SLP

Temp School Speech-Language Pathologist/SLP Job – Portland, OR

We are searching for a speech-language pathologist for a temporary school based assignment located in the Portland, OR area.  This is a .75 position with flexible scheduling. *  The speech therapy position begins as soon as possible and runs for … Continue reading

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Meet AISOY1 the Robot, Autism Therapy Assistant

[Source: Science Daily] Researchers at the Universidad Miguel Hernández (UMH) and AISOY Robotics are collaborating to expand the potential of their robot assistant for the treatment of children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Specifically, the goal is to explore … Continue reading

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Lift-the-Flap Books May Hinder Kids From Learning New Words

[Source:  Medical News Today] Features in non-fiction children’s books such as lift-the-flap may hinder toddlers from learning new words. This is a finding by Dr Jeanne Shinskey, Royal Holloway, University of London were presented at the British Psychological Society’s Developmental … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: The Language of STEM

[Source:  Play on Words] I’ve written a number of times about the language skills needed and used in STEM education. As speech language therapists we often work in subjects that people don’t typically connect with language. I had a middle … Continue reading

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Fall Theme Activities for Speech

[Source: Crazy Speech World] This week in speech, we had a fall theme since we are now “officially” in the season…I use this loosely because it is 90 degrees around here and flip flops and shorts are still in full … Continue reading

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