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Written by Marisa Brunner, Published on October 23, 2018

As a new parent, or even as a well seasoned one, you may face some challenges as you prepare to return to work after maternity or paternity leave. Not to worry: the transition is possible, and may be easier to balance than you think! As a new mother and practicing SLP, I’ve gathered some helpful tips and resources to aid the transition from SLP family leave back to the workplace.

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Topics:Careersfamily leaveself-caretips for new grads

Written by Chelsea Smith, Published on September 18, 2018

It’s no secret that the school-based SLP is busy. SO busy. As a new grad, the school setting can be overwhelming and getting organized is step one to help make even the most hectic days go smoothly. It’s not always easy getting organized — so take a deep breath and check out my top three essentials for getting and staying organized.

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Topics:Careersorganizationschoolstips for new grads

Written by Carly Marut, Published on September 4, 2018

Ah, the time has finally come! The notorious words slp praxis have now been added to your everyday graduate student vocabulary. Like every Speech-Language Pathology professional before me, I’m going to tell you the same, “Do not panic,” yet I will hopefully be unlike the rest in that I will give you my absolute best tips to make your experience as smooth as possible! Oh yeah, and get you that “qualifying score.”

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Topics:CareersLicensingslp praxistips for new grads

Written by Erin Coulter, Published on August 28, 2018

As a new clinician, I struggled with providing cognitive therapy to my patients with dementia. I would give them word finds, crossword puzzles, and other simple worksheets to pass the time; however, while this material may have been stimulating them, I did not understand the purpose or see the benefit. That’s when I started asking questions and researching.

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Topics:Clinicalcognitive therapydementiatips for new grads

Written by Monique Cevasco, Published on August 21, 2018

One of the great aspects about a career as a speech-language pathologist is the diverse settings in which you can work. From newborns to geriatrics, you are bound to find your niche, but if you have not experienced a certain setting it can seem intimidating to begin your career or make a career change. Below are 10 things you should know to help start your career working as a skilled nursing facility SLP.

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Written by Michelle Badagliacca MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD, Published on August 7, 2018

As a Speech Language Pathologist working in Early Intervention, it can be daunting when you are traveling from home to home and family to family. Keeping things simple is the key to effective speech therapy. Here are some tips to get you started:

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Topics:Clinicalearly interventionpediatricstips for new grads