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Spotlight on ASHA 2018

Bilingual Therapies was elated to have two of their clinical fellows present at this year’s ASHA Convention in Boston.  We know that the clinical fellowship year is a fast-paced journey, but Annette Cano and Michelle Hernandez found time to fit the convention into their busy schedules.  Both presented posters that highlighted their graduate thesis work.  […]

Getting Ready for the New Academic Year

Back to school season is a stressful time of year. Days getting everything organized ahead of time, organizing plans, moving in new supplies, and everything else needed for sessions. To start off on the right foot, it’s important to have a strategy ready to begin the new academic year. While some kids may have had […]

The Start of a New Academic Year

The summer months of therapy and sessions always seem to be over before you know it. It is crucial to take time prior to the start of the new academic year to get everything set for your students. Not all children receive services over the summer, so it is important to spend time planning for […]

A Letter to My Younger Self – Heather S.

Our “Letter to My Younger Self” series continues with a brief yet informative paragraph of advice from one of our long-time Midwest Team clinicians, Heather Simons, SLP-CCC, M.A.  As you’ll find out, Heather was a bit nervous to jump into the speech pathologist field after graduation. Find out what she would tell her recent graduate self […]

A Letter to My Younger Self – Melissa W.

Ever wish you could go back in time? Give your younger, college self the advice and insight that you didn’t have in that moment? Well, until someone invents a truly functional time machine (too bad “Back to the Future” was just a movie), all we can do is keep moving forward and learning from our […]

Getting What You Want in Job Negotiations

Congratulations! You have made it through the interviews, the background checks, and there is a school therapy job offer sitting on the table, just waiting for you. It’s almost a perfect scenario. The only problem is that the compensation package isn’t quite what you were hoping for. Whether it’s the CEU budget, reimbursements, or pay itself, […]

Getting Off to a Good Start in Speech Therapy

The start of the new school year is a special time for students and the speech language pathologist that works with them. It’s a fresh beginning for many and the opportunity to move forward toward speech and language goals. Thanks to this, it is extremely important not to take this period for granted. Embrace the […]