The Missing Link for SLPs

At the intersection between grad school and a successful career, our Fresh SLP content focuses on empowering SLPs and audiologists to launch their careers with confidence. Get clinical wisdom, pep talks, tips for success and ...more

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July 21, 2021 00:32:02
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A Day in the Life of a Medical SLP: Love Dysphagia? Learn What it Takes to be a FEES Private Practice SLP

Meet Katie Decker, a medical SLP who runs her own mobile FEES practice. Katie shares how she got into speech pathology, why she felt drawn to FEES, and what it takes to start a business. She also offers wisdom for SLPs just starting out, as well as resources they can use to expand their knowledge of the field. 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. Fresh SLP is in no way affiliated with or representing any university. ...

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July 14, 2021 00:38:02
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A Day in the Life of a Medical SLP: Conversation with an Acute Care SLP

Meet Emily Hosokawa, a medical SLP working in the acute care setting. Emily shares the joys and challenges of working in this environment, along with what led her to pursue speech pathology in the first place. She also offers insight into building confidence as a newer SLP so clinicians can better advocate for themselves and their clients. 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. Fresh SLP is in no way affiliated with or representing any university. ...

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July 06, 2021 00:42:28
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REAL Talk: A Fun Conversation with 2 Med SLPs Who Are Now Professors and Loving It!

Meet Tim Stockdale and Wendy Chase, two medical speech-language pathologists currently working in higher education. Both of them are professors at Rocky Mountain University, and Wendy also serves as the Director of Clinical Education. They’ve been heavily involved in building the graduate program for speech pathology there, and they walk us through what a typical day looks like for them, the challenges they’ve faced, and how they’re hoping to improve the field overall. 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. Fresh SLP is in no way affiliated with or representing any university. ...

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June 29, 2021 00:46:49
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A Day in the Life of a Medical SLP: A Conversation with Two Private Practice FEES SLPs

Meet George Barnes and Allie Boyer, two FEES specialists who started a mobile FEES company called FEESible Swallow Solutions. These SLPs explain how they got into such a specialized position, offer advice for students and clinical fellows looking to walk a similar path, and discuss some of the challenges they’ve faced because of COVID-19. 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. Fresh SLP is in no way affiliated with or representing any university. ...

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June 22, 2021 00:43:28
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Conversation with "But My Speech is Fine" SLP Author, Lauren Hermann

Meet Lauren Hermann, a medical speech-language pathologist who recently published a book called “But My Speech Is Fine!” In this episode of The Missing Link, she takes us through the process of writing and self-publishing her round-up of SLP stories, and she discusses why sharing our experiences is so important. 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. Fresh SLP is in no way affiliated with or representing any university. ...

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June 16, 2021 00:34:46
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Dreaming Big with a Business Minded Physical Therapist

Meet Jamey Schrier, a physical therapist, private practice owner, and career coach who helps aspiring business owners build a long-term mindset and a solid foundation for their dream life. He shares why students and recent grads need to begin their careers with the end in mind, how to reverse engineer the life they want, what to do to ensure their goals align with a company’s, and much more. 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. Fresh SLP is in no way affiliated with or representing any university. ...

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