The Missing Link for SLPs

"Shh, be quiet! I’m trying to learn!" Top 5 Strategies for Staying Focused During Remote Learning

The Missing Link for SLPs
"Shh, be quiet! I’m trying to learn!" Top 5 Strategies for Staying Focused During Remote Learning

In this episode, I want to talk about ways to maximize your remote learning, journey and challenges as we as SLPs respond to COVID-19.

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  • Ways to maximize your remote learning opportunity!


  • My daughter, when she studies, can have music and a movie going on at the same time.  Her phone is right beside her and she seems to easily stay focused on her studies. Me?  I need it quiet!

Discussion & Reflection Questions

  1. How do I maximize my remote learning
  2. How do I establish boundaries
  3. How to I stick to my boundaries
  4. What happens if I don’t have a good day
  5. What happens after my class
  6. How do I keep in touch with my professor
  7. How do I get the help I need to
  8. How do I stay in touch with my cohort
  9. What if I feel I am going stir-crazy

Challenge Of The Week

  • Learn to embrace loneliness and find areas to grow outside of yourself.  

Quote Of The Week

 “A season of loneliness and isolation is when a caterpillar gets its wings. Remember that next time you get your wings.”  Mandy Hale

Tips for Success

  • During this stay-a-shelter time, we must learn to be resilient.  Reflect on the lessons you are learning so you can carry them forward into life-after COVID 19.


Upcoming Topics

  • What if you’re terrified of what’s coming?
  • What’s next?  The future of SLPs
  • 5 must-have skills for SLPs to master during this pandemic

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Brought to you by Mattie Murrey, MA, CCC/SLP - Fresh SLP of The Missing Link for SLPs