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Oral Motor Exercises for Pediatric Dysphagia

Donna Scarborough, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

December 21, 2011

What oral motor exercises would you recommend for pediatric dysphagia?   Read More


Normal Attention Development

Kerri Phillips, SLP.D., CCC-SLP

December 21, 2011

What is a good reference for normal attention development? Is there a quick scale of children's milestones in this area?   Read More


Funding for AAC Assessments

Patricia Ourand, M.S., CCC-SLP

December 21, 2011

Is the funding source critical to the successful outcome of an AAC assessment?   Read More


Feeding Issues with Cerebral Palsy

Erin Redle, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

December 21, 2011

How do I teach my 3yr old boy to stick his tongue out? He has Cerebral Palsy and eats orally. I have to finger feed him and I am trying to teach him to eat from a spoon, however he does not open his m...   Read More


Dysphagia and Patients with Alzheimer's

David W. Stein, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

December 21, 2011

Could you please describe the methods involved with spoon feeding a patient with Alzheimer's disease who has a hyperactive gag reflex?   Read More


Chunking Versus Categorization Training

Victoria Harding, M.S., M.B.A., CCC-SLP

December 21, 2011

What is the difference between chunking and categorization?   Read More


Challenges of Supervision

Angela Sherman, SLP.D., CCC-SLP

December 21, 2011

What are some of the challenges to being a good supervisor?   Read More


Building a Good Relationship with Parents/Caregivers

Michael Flahive, Ph.D., CCC-SLP/A

December 21, 2011

What can you suggest when a parent responds negatively when asked if they understood the instructions/explanation by saying something like, "You are making me feel stupid."?   Read More