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Team Professional Development Day

Team Professional Development Day

On Tuesday, July 9th, the Well Said team had a professional development day. Here are some highlights of what we shared and what we learned:

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.