ASHA Convention

Representing #slp2b at #ASHA14

I'll be at the 2014 ASHA Convention in Orlando, Florida next week. Will you be there?   If you'll be there, tweet me @SLP_Echo or on WhatsApp as 'SLP Echo' while at convention. I'd love to meet some of my lovely readers! Here's a few of the places, events, and giveaways I'll be participating in: … Continue reading Representing #slp2b at #ASHA14


A follow up to “Craft a Stand-Out Application”

In the January 2014 publication of the ASHA Leader, there was  a post entitled "Student's Say: Craft a Stand-Out Application" As far as my Google search of "ASHA + SLP grad school applications" took me, this is one of the first of it's kind for ASHA. I've been blogging about these same issues for over… Continue reading A follow up to “Craft a Stand-Out Application”

ASHA 2012 Convention

2012 ASHA Convention: Blogger_Echo

I was quite excited to learn I was chosen to be 1 of 3 official 2012 ASHA Convention Bloggers. The details of the selection process are a mystery to me but I like to imagine I was chosen because they heard of my newbie (semi-awesome) blog, my excitement to join the profession, and my ever-so-amateur… Continue reading 2012 ASHA Convention: Blogger_Echo

#slp2b, SLPeep

What are my chances of getting into grad school for SLP?

On Feb 8, 2014, I published a Part 2 to follow-up with this data - Check it out! When you decide to pursue an undergraduate degree in Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) or Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD), you must consider that you cannot work independently with just a Bachelor's. You must pursue a masters or doctorate… Continue reading What are my chances of getting into grad school for SLP?


SLP Graduate School Test Scores and GPA

If you are searching for the right graduate school(s) to apply for a Master's in Speech-Language Pathology, you have probably asked the question, "What do I need to score on the GRE in order to be competitive?" If you find a specific answer on any of the graduate school's websites, let me know, because they are… Continue reading SLP Graduate School Test Scores and GPA


SLP Related Awareness Months

As a part of NSSLHA and our Advocacy aspect as Speech-Language Pathologists, we are encouraged and happy to spread information about our profession. Personally, I want more people to know how an SLP can help in more than just one or two aspects of the field. While every profession - nursing, PT, OT, respiratory, teachers - has… Continue reading SLP Related Awareness Months


Why Kenai, Alaska?

"It is only in adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves - in finding themselves." ~Andre Gide "Life is either a daring adventure or nothing" ~Helen Keller "My life and career is my own adventure" ~Dario Argento "Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often… Continue reading Why Kenai, Alaska?