Finding the Courage for a Career Change: Where to Begin (SLP Spotlight)

Episode 51 April 06, 2021 00:37:34
Finding the Courage for a Career Change: Where to Begin (SLP Spotlight)
The Missing Link for SLPs
Finding the Courage for a Career Change: Where to Begin (SLP Spotlight)
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Show Notes

Meet Sara Schmuckler, a speech-language pathologist who specializes in voice and recently made the jump from a full-time clinical position to starting her own private practice. In this episode of The Missing Link for SLPs, Sara reveals what her journey has been like so far and delves into how she made the brave decision to change her career path.

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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