Tag: Shifting

The Missing Link for SLPs Episode: 103 The Speechless SLP Series #3: The Speechless Doctor: The Art of being a Doctor to a Speechless SLP

The Missing Link for SLPs
The Missing Link for SLPs
The Missing Link for SLPs Episode: 103 The Speechless SLP Series #3: The Speechless Doctor: The Art of being a Doctor to a Speechless SLP
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Patient-clinician relationships are crucial in any type of care. In this third episode of the Speechless SLP series, Vanessa Abraham, SLP, and her ICU doctor, Dr. Jared Rosen, share their thoughts on how important this relationship is, and how you can work with patients/clients, and their families.

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The Missing Link for SLPs Episode: 101 The Speechless SLP Series #1: Vanessa Abraham: From Fit and Active to Critical Condition in a Week

The Missing Link for SLPs
The Missing Link for SLPs
The Missing Link for SLPs Episode: 101 The Speechless SLP Series #1: Vanessa Abraham: From Fit and Active to Critical Condition in a Week
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Imagine waking up one day and not knowing what is going on. Then knowing what you need to communicate, but not being able to do so. Vanessa Abraham, SLP, experienced just that. Listen to this episode to hear how, out of the blue, Vanessa went from fit and active to being in ICU, and unable to speak, within a week.

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SLP Mental Health Talk for SLPs #12: SLPs in Crisis: If You Are at Risk of Crisis or You Are in Crisis

SLPs and Mental Health
SLPs and Mental Health
SLP Mental Health Talk for SLPs #12: SLPs in Crisis: If You Are at Risk of Crisis or You Are in Crisis
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In this episode, the first in the new “Mental Health Talk” series, Wilson Nice, SLP, shares her story of overcoming a crisis point in her life. We talk about how she has navigated different diagnoses and recovery, and also a number of very practical first steps you can take and/or explore that may help when you need to to take care of you.

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SLP What I Didn’t Learn in Grad School Series #11: 9 Top SLP Resume Questions Answered by Demi Fritz, Founder of the SLP Resume!

The Missing Link for SLPs
The Missing Link for SLPs
SLP What I Didn’t Learn in Grad School Series #11: 9 Top SLP Resume Questions Answered by Demi Fritz, Founder of the SLP Resume!
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Are you Just starting out as an SLP, shifting fields or settings, transitioning, or just looking for a new role? Polishing up your resume and interview skills is a must. In this episode, you’ll hear tips and suggestions for different scenarios from an SLP who has literally made it her business to help other SLPs do their best in applying to, and getting the roles they want.

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SLP What I Didn’t Learn in Grad School Series #11: Be a Modern SLP: Brooke Richardson on taking care of yourself and engaging with others

The Missing Link for SLPs
The Missing Link for SLPs
SLP What I Didn’t Learn in Grad School Series #11: Be a Modern SLP: Brooke Richardson on taking care of yourself and engaging with others
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In this day and age, there’s a lot to navigate in working as an SLP. In this episode, Brooke Richardson speaks about managing some of the big challenges, including unexpected experiences with burnout,  imposter syndrome, and how to bring a positive sense of self to your role and those you work with.

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SLP What I Didn’t Learn in Grad School Series #11: Managing it and being mindful with Jessi Andricks

The Missing Link for SLPs
The Missing Link for SLPs
SLP What I Didn’t Learn in Grad School Series #11: Managing it and being mindful with Jessi Andricks
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Are you feeling like your stress levels are way too high? In this episode, Jessi Andricks talks about her very real experiences with stress both as an SLP grad student and subsequently working in the field. She brings great advice for us all on managing our stress, stress triggers, and building resilience.

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SLP What I Didn’t Learn in Grad School Series #9: Money Matters: Kara Britt on how to make the most of those SLP paychecks!

The Missing Link for SLPs
The Missing Link for SLPs
SLP What I Didn’t Learn in Grad School Series #9: Money Matters: Kara Britt on how to make the most of those SLP paychecks!
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As much as we may love what we do, at the end of the day money does matter! In this episode, the very financially smart and savvy Kara Britt talks about some of the financial choices she has made since grad school. Learn how she makes her hard-earned money work for her, and her family’s future, and how you too can find ways to make your money work for you.

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SLP What I Didn’t Learn in Grad School Series #8: Shifting and Switching As Needed: Sam Walker from Speaking with Samantics

The Missing Link for SLPs
The Missing Link for SLPs
SLP What I Didn’t Learn in Grad School Series #8: Shifting and Switching As Needed: Sam Walker from Speaking with Samantics
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In this episode, hear how Sam Walker has shifted and adapted her career since graduating, and some of the challenges and rewards along the way. She speaks about how she came to make the choice to become an SLP, and how the impacts of the pandemic unleashed her creative endeavors! Learn how she approaches the flexibility of SLP work and incorporates the ability to be flexible into her work, including helping new graduates take their first steps.

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