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February 16, 2021 00:24:19
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A Conversation With Our 2nd Year Grad Student on Internships [Graduate Student Journeys]

Catch up with Bailee Jackson, a second-year graduate student at St. Cloud State University, who spoke about her experience studying speech pathology at the Master’s level during a previous episode. Bailee just began her 10-week internship program working with early childhood speech pathologists in an elementary school. She updates us on how that’s going, what she’s done to make the most of her practicum, and what she's planning for once the internship is finished. Visit FreshSLP.com/podcast for this episode's show notes, a full audio transcript and more great resources at the intersection of grad school and a successful SLP career. Not a substitute for a formal SLP education or medical advice for patients/caregivers. ...

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February 10, 2021 00:42:18
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Interview with a Vocologist or Why You Can’t Just Hand a Straw to Everyone [SLP Spotlight]

Meet Dan Sherwood, a clinical vocologist at the John Hopkins Voice Center at GBMC. He discovered and pursued a SLP career after thirteen years as an on-air radio personality, hurting his own voice. A lifelong learner, Dan went to great lengths to expand his knowledge of speech pathology and vocology, reading countless books and articles - and even writing one of his own. In this episode, he talks about how that knowledge-seeking approach has improved his effectiveness in therapy and even led to more networking opportunities. Visit FreshSLP.com/podcast for this episode's show notes, transcript and more resources. Not a substitute for a formal SLP education or medical advice for patients/caregivers. ...

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February 02, 2021 00:04:46
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Welcome Back! SLPs Share Your Story Now - Just Call

We've got some big topics and exciting guests planned for The Missing Link for SLPs this year, including continuing the SLP Graduate Student Stories series, and interviewing new authors impacting the SLP graduate space. We're also asking all of YOU, SLPs, to call in and leave a message highlighting YOU, your SLP origin story, your questions, and your SLP experiences, to be played on a future podcast. Call 612-361-9810 to leave your message. Learn more at freshslp.com/podcast. ...

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December 22, 2020 00:05:28
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Happy Holidays from the Fresh SLP Family! Back in 2021

We are so grateful you are a listener! We're taking a holiday breather after 42 straight weeks of episodes in our first year, and will be back soon. Enjoy the archives, and we'll be talking about more strategies to get into grad school and how to launch your SLP or Audiology career with confidence in 2021. freshslp.com/podcast ...

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December 17, 2020 00:30:11
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Thoughts of a Soon-to-be Audiologist and Her Powerful Mindset for Graduate School {Graduate Student Journeys}Grad

With plans to pursue a graduate degree in Audiology to work with pediatric cochlear implant recipients, this new grad walks us through applying for grad school, choosing the right program, and coping with those “what ifs” that tend to pop up during big life decisions. Listen in as she delves into the importance of mindset when it comes to planning for the future and dealing with the unexpected. Visit FreshSLP.com/podcast for this episode's show notes and more resources.Full audio transcript at https://bit.ly/MLE42M1.  Not a substitute for a formal SLP education or medical advice for patients/caregivers. ...

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December 11, 2020 00:49:03
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Ever Thought of Becoming an SLP Professor? Meet Dr. Katie Strong! {Graduate Student Journeys}

This SLP and professor tells us what appealed to her about the field of speech pathology and how she seeks to help other rapidly growing SLPs achieve their goals. She shares insight into how graduate students and those applying to graduate school can make themselves stand out, discusses the importance of network, and briefly delves into class simulations, a tool that’s seen increased use this year. Visit FreshSLP.com/podcast for this episode's show notes and more resources.Full audio transcript at https://bit.ly/MLE41Strong.  Not a substitute for a formal SLP education or medical advice for patients/caregivers. ...

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