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  • Interactive Materials for Teletherapy #3

    Interactive materials for use during teletherapy Here is another installment of interactive materials for use during teletherapy! Previously, I provided resources that I found useful with my Speech/Language Teletherapy students. Some of the materials...

  • Useful Teletherapy Interactive Resources (part 2/2)

    A second resource is the game, “Snakes and Ladders.” It is played online and can be found through SMART Exchange activities. It is played just like the board game, “Chutes and Ladders.” You can have your tele-helper have dice available on-site or you...

  • Useful Teletherapy Interactive Resources (part 1/2)

    I believe most SLPs, like myself, incorporate games into teletherapy sessions to keep our clients focused and motivated. By providing at least one type of “fun-based” activity while working on a goal, I am able to accomplish much more than without. M...

  • How to find an effective tele-helper for online speech therapy pt.3

    Last-but-not-least, the tele-helper helps to monitor the students’ behavior. If I am working with a small group of 2 students, just having an adult in the room is enough to help redirect the students that are having difficulty focusing. When a studen...

  • How to find an effective tele-helper for online speech therapy pt.2

    As a teletherapist, a discussion should take place between you and the company you are contracted with or between you and the school you are servicing (if a private practitioner) about the purchasing of supplies needed on the site such as markers, pa...

  • How to find an effective tele-helper for online speech therapy

    What are the qualifications you need to consider when hiring or working with a tele-helper? While working with students at a brick-and-mortar school, your tele-helper is a critical component of your service delivery system. Besides the school having ...

  • The Benefits of Providing Speech Therapy Online – Part 4

    What has research taught us about teletherapy? Research exists that supports the idea that teletherapy is as effective as live services at delivering measured outcomes from onsite speech therapy Bridges service gaps with immediate coverage when no on...

  • The Benefits of Providing Speech Therapy Online – Part 3

    What does research say about the use of Teletherapy in schools? “…This Phase 1 clinical trial explored the viability of webcam Internet delivery of Camperdown Program for adolescents who stutter.  They concluded that the service delivery model was ef...

  • The Benefits of Providing Speech Therapy Online – Part 2

    What type of benefits can come from clients receiving teletherapy?  What does the research say about the effectiveness of teletherapy? It is estimated that 10% of the world’s population, approximately 650 million people, have some form of disability....

  • The Benefits of Providing Speech Therapy Online – Part 1

    Teletherapy — A Viable and Versatile Form of Speech/Language Therapy Treatment for Various Populations Teletherapy is a rapidly expanding field offering a plethora of opportunities for service providers! What are the benefits of receiving teletherapy...

  • Tell Me About Telespeech!

    Welcome to Telespeech Therapy’s Blog! I had the pleasure of speaking with the company’s president and owner, Christy Slayton, and asked her questions about how she decided to develop a tele-therapy practice… Thank you, Christy, for taking time out of...

  • Speech therapy available online

    We are thrilled to now be open and ready to provide you with a full range of speech and language services. Don’t hesitate to contact us for more information. There has never been a better time to start improving your communication abilities. We...