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True Confessions with Lisa & Sarah

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This is the true story of two school-based SLPs who decided to start a business and are stupid enough to record it. Find out what happens when we stop being polite and start getting real. We would love to hear from you! Email us at podcast@slptoolkit.com with questions or ideas for future podcasts!

This is the true story of two school-based SLPs who decided to start a business and are stupid enough to record it. Find out what happens when we stop being polite and start getting real. We would love to hear from you! Email us at podcast@slptoolkit.com with questions or ideas for future podcasts!
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This is the true story of two school-based SLPs who decided to start a business and are stupid enough to record it. Find out what happens when we stop being polite and start getting real. We would love to hear from you! Email us at podcast@slptoolkit.com with questions or ideas for future podcasts!

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Episodes

E11: We have been treating apraxia all wrong.

9/18/2018
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We are thrilled to have apraxia specialist, Jennie Bjorem, in the confessional for this episode! We chat about treating childhood apraxia of speech, confess we had no idea what we were doing and discuss how we have all had imposter syndrome at one time or another! This episode will not only give you practical treatment ideas but will also discuss how we are all doing the best we can with what we have. https://www.bjoremspeech.com/ Bjorem Speech on YouTube:...

Duration:01:01:14

E10: We are the last people that should be talking about balance.

8/28/2018
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In this episode, we talk about our attempts (and failure) at balancing work, motherhood, love and health. We also confess if we really get along as much as it looks like we do!

Duration:00:42:55

E9: Feeling uncomfortable is a good thing.

8/15/2018
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We are so excited to have Maria Dixon in the confessional! Maria is not only our friend but is also a professor at Arizona State University and has all the goods about what it takes to successfully survive grad school! We chat about everything from what it takes to be an SLP, to being teacher's pet and tips for supervising grad students. Warning this episode is very funny! Here is a link to a blog post Maria wrote about the NAGPOT strategy mentioned in our podcast:...

Duration:00:47:19

E8: I don't sit around reading research all day.

7/30/2018
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We are super excited to have Dr. Meredith Harold in the confessional (virtually) where she confesses that, "As a PhD, I thought SLPs should just know the research, and if they didn't, they weren't trying hard enough." We love her openness and perspective as she realized that this couldn't be further from the truth and shares the struggles of bridging practice and research! The Informed SLP: https://www.theinformedslp.com/ Meredith's IG handle: @theinformedslp Speech Bite:...

Duration:00:55:43

E7: I have fear of using AAC.

7/19/2018
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We are super excited to have our friend Anne Page in the confessional for this episode! Anne shares her confession: "I had a student show up with a device and I had no idea how to use it." If you struggle with helping students with AAC or meeting the needs of students with complex communication needs this episode is for you! Anne's website: http://beautifulspeechlife.com/ Anne's IG: https://www.instagram.com/beautifulspeechlife/ Other resources: http://praacticalaac.org/ Email us at...

Duration:00:29:28

E6: There is no shame in our game!

7/5/2018
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In this episode, we talk about SLP shaming and why it needs to stop!

Duration:00:23:15

E5: We are not business majors

6/19/2018
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In this episode, Lisa and Sarah confess that they had no idea what they were doing when they started SLP Toolkit. They share how the idea came to them, how they got it off the ground and what they have learned along the way.

Duration:00:34:34

E4: I don't care if you call me speech teacher!

6/5/2018
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In this episode Lisa and Sarah discuss a somewhat polarizing topic - being called a "speech teacher". Big surprise - they have an opinion :)

Duration:00:24:01

E3: We gained 90 lbs in a year!

5/21/2018
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In our latest episode, we are talking about our struggles with weight gain and what if anything we are doing about it. Email us at podcast@slptoolkit.com with comments or questions about this episode!

Duration:00:22:22

E1: Who do we think we are?

4/24/2018
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Welcome to the very first episode of True Confessions! In this episode we share a little bit about ourselves and what we hope to accomplish in this brief tell all podcast! Thanks for listening :) Email us at podcast@slptoolkit.com with comments or questions about this episode!

Duration:00:13:46

E2: I want to quit my job!

4/23/2018
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Welcome back :) In this episode, Lisa & Sarah talk about times when they wanted to throw in the towel and how to survive burnout! Email us at podcast@slptoolkit.com with comments or questions about this episode!

Duration:00:19:19