Research Tuesday: NMES vs Traditional Dysphagia Therapy in PD
Cynthia Williams Bowen, MS, CCC-SLP owns Bowen Speech-Language Therapy, LLC in Clearwater, FL. Cyndee provides quality, creative, collaborative treatment to adults and adolescents with communication, swallowing, Parkinson’s, and related disorders.
Outcome Measures in Speech Therapy
Katie Millican, BS Ed. SLP-CF works in Alaska for the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District. Her blog focuses on helping SLP graduate students and iPad apps for use in therapy.
Blogging about research: Confidence of speech-language pathology students regarding communicating with people with aphasia
Chris Plant, PhD in Speech and Language Sciences, is a lecturer in acquired communication disorders at James Cook University, Australia. He trained and worked as a speech therapist in the UK at Newcastle University where he also completed his PhD.
Research Tuesday: Plain Language and Clear Communication
Harmony Turnbull works in the disability sector in Australia and is passionate about providing quality, evidence based person centered speech therapy services to people of all ages. Harmony is new to the world of blogging and aims to contribute to the quality of professional practice.
Best Cognitive Interventions for Dementia
Rachel Wynn, MS CCC-SLP specializes in adult speech therapy services and owns Gray Matter Therapy, which provides caregiver support and cognitive impairment consulting to the Boulder, Colorado area. She also works as a PRN SLP with adults and geriatrics in the skilled nursing facility setting.
Swallowing and Dysphagia Rehabilitation: Translating Principles of Neural Plasticity into Clinically Oriented Evidence
Tiffani Wallace, MS CCC-SLP, BRS-S has specialized in dysphagia for over 11 years. Tiffani is the co-author of the Dysphagia2Go app and a member of the Smarty Ears advisory board. Tiffani writes the blog Dysphagia Ramblings. She created 3 dysphagia Facebook groups and speaks nationally on dysphagia.
Adventures in Article Reviews – 4
Mary Huston, MS, CCC-SLP is a school based SLP. Mary has authored iPad apps, presented on using iPads in therapy, and is a member of the Smarty Ears Advisory Board. Mary collaborates with SLPs internationally via Twitter, Facebook, and her blog at http://www.speechadventures.com.
SLPs Blogging about Research – September
Abby Goldenstein, MA, CCC-SLP currently provides speech and language services in the public school setting, working with children ages birth through Kindergarten. Abby is the author of the speech and language blog Schoolhouse Talk, and is also on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest. You can find her doing DIY projects, baking goodies (and sharing them), watching movies, reading, and finding inspiration in everyday things.
Cognitive Dysfunction in ICU Patients
Phillip Guillory, MS, CCC-SLP, NIC is a speech pathologist and sign language interpreter. Phil specializes in acute care and is passionate about critical care issues. He writes from time to time on his website, Project SLP
, and you can also find him on twitter @ProjectSLP