I am a SLP and have worked in early intervention up to age 13. Currently I work in an out of district placement for students with autism and multiple disabilities. I am a feeding therapist, early language, AAC and work mostly with children that require making language meaningful.
I utilize a total communication, multisensory approach to speech therapy. I feel you need to take into consideration the whole child and their internal state to help them become successful. Sometimes planned "ignoring" leads to initiation of communication. I try to be an observer to understand each child's learning style, and make materials accordingly.
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MS Teachers College- Columbia University - SLP BA Montclair State - Psychology and Communication Sciences
Busy mom, but fortunate to be married to a photographer!!
English Language Arts, Reading, Specialty, Social Studies - History, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Other (Arts), Special Education, Life Skills, For All Subject Areas, School Counseling, Character Education, Library Skills, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Speech Therapy, Spring, Earth Day, For All Subjects, Occupational Therapy, Early Intervention