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The 2019 OSLA Voice Symposium

The 2019 OSLA Voice Symposium

On Friday, June 7th, the Well Said team attended the 2019 Ontario Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologist’s Voice Symposium. Here are some highlights from the conference:

The Four Hats of a Speech-Language Pathologist

The Four Hats of a Speech-Language Pathologist

There are different “hats” that a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) must wear to be effective. These hats are skills that we use when working with you as a client, to fully flesh out treatment needs and a plan that is suited specifically to you.

Comparing the Two Main Practice Standards in Healthcare

Comparing the Two Main Practice Standards in Healthcare

The two main tenets of practice in healthcare are: evidence-based practice, and client-centred practice. Speech-language pathologists must consider the best ways to practice, by keeping scientific evidence and the individuality of their clients in mind, while also considering how a given strategy will fit with a client’s individual needs.

Combat the Fear of Public Speaking

Combat the Fear of Public Speaking

One most common fear is public speaking. Learn how speech language pathologists approach this anxiety from a variety of angles to combat this fear, so that clients are able to deliver meaningful and connected presentations.