“I speak Spanish to God, Italian to women, French to men, and German to my horse.” This quote is commonly attributed to the former Holy Roman Emperor, Charles V, who ruled over most of Europe. He shows that if communication is not tailored to specific audiences, then the message will likely be poorly understood, if at all.Read More
Which way is write?
As an Occupational Therapist for over twenty years, I have encountered numerous handwriting programs for children. In fact, sometimes it is downright overwhelming to determine which one is the best for a student!Read More
If you are reading this your school year is either over or almost over. If it’s over, the first thing you should do is exhale. Whew! If it’s not over yet, hang in there; you are almost at the finish line. Either way, you should be proud of yourself.Read More
Congratulations! You’ve finished your graduate program and you’re ready to be a clinical fellow, speech-language pathologist! You apply to several positions that interest you, and soon enough, you have accepted your first job in a profession that you’ve worked so hard to be a part of!Read More
Like so many of us privileged enough to soldier on during school closures, I got to embark on a new adventure amidst all the chaos by trying my hand at teletherapy for the first time.Read More
As a nation, we are navigating turbulent times. We watched in horror the unjust killing of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and so many others and recognize that the pain felt across our communities is a result of a much longer history of racism in our country. We have been inspired by our colleagues, family, and friends making their voices heard for a profound need of inclusiveness in our society.