Category Archives: SLP

Hot, New Job! School Based SLP – Crystal Lake, IL

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply Looking for a new step in your career as a pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist? This position has it all:  a seasoned staff of therapists, wide variety of dx … Continue reading

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Fine Motor Strength Foil Activity

[Source: The OT Toolbox] Strength in the hand muscles is a fine motor skill that is necessary for so many tasks. Strength in the intrinsic muscles of the hands allow for a curved palm which is used for cupping the palm in order to … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: You Say…At the Holidays Freebie

[Source:  Activity Tailor] One of the most unnerving parent things I’ve done is teach a child to drive. You are suddenly aware of all the hazards you could hit (cones, curbs, pedestrians) as well as all of those that could … Continue reading

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PreK Corner: Does Preschool Pay Off? Tulsa Program Demonstrates Success

[Source:  MindShift] In 2001, not long after Oklahoma had adopted one of the nation’s first universal pre-K programs, researchers from Georgetown University began tracking kids who came out of the program in Tulsa, documenting their academic progress over time. In … Continue reading

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Stuttering: Stop Signals in the Brain Disturb Flow

[Source:  Science Daily] One per cent of adults and five per cent of children are unable to achieve what most of us take for granted — speaking fluently. Instead, they struggle with words, often repeating the beginning of a word, … Continue reading

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