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CHAT Celebrates MLK Day

Today on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we remember and honor a man who spoke out in opposition ...

Utilizing the Communication Matrix

This presentation demonstrated and provided a tutorial of The Communication Matrix. It examined the website and the resources ...

Transition Plans and Functional Therapy Activities

This presentation reviews what transition plans are, what should be included in a transition plan, and why transition ...

SB100

This presentation looked at SB100, which is an IL law intended to transform school discipline practices in Illinois ...

Incorporation of Fine Motor Skills into Speech-Language Sessions

This presentation discusses the importance of using fine motor activities to increase engagement and participation, and reduce behaviors ...

Best Practices in Teletherapy

This presentation includes general information on speech and language teletherapy including a definition, pros and cons, materials needed ...

Echolalia

This presentation explores echolalia, which is the repetition of verbalizations or speech. It describes current research on definitions ...

Language Sample Analysis: A Tool for Assessment and Clinical Practice

Often a component of a comprehensive speech-language assessment, a language sample provides a non-biased, valid, and reliable look ...

Treatment Strategies for Accent Modification

This presentation is designed to provide treatment areas, resources, and ideas for speech language pathologists working with or ...

Mindfulness-based techniques for school-age children

Mindfulness-based interventions and techniques can increase attentional and emotional self-regulation skills, as well as promote cognitive flexibility. This ...

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