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
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”
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
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?
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
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
"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?