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Handout

Aided Language Stimulation

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PediatricSLPAACLanguage Development
This handout describes what aided language stimulation is and provides concrete ways to use this method to help children successfully learn how to use their AAC devices.
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Handout

Aging in Place

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AdultOTAging
In the current aging population, there are many people who will benefit from home modifications in anticipation of aging in place. Rehabilitation professionals are uniquely suited to creating accessible environments. This handout is for clients pursuing aging in place. It explains the aging in place concept, and the potential benefits and scope of work a […]
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Clinical Reference

Aerosol Generating Procedures: A Resource for SLPs

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AdultSLPCOVID-19DysphagiaVoice
The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in many changes for how speech-language pathologists approach our daily evaluations and treatments with individuals with dysphagia and voice treatment. This handout is a resource to give more guidance for how to safely treat aerosol-generating procedures to reduce the risk for infections for providers.
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Therapy Material

Advanced Seated Exercises

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AdultOTPTAgingFall RiskSports and Exercise
Do you have a patient who needs some higher level exercise but may be unable to balance well when standing? This document offers a generic exercise program with only seated exercises. The document is great for health fairs, moderate level home exercise programs, and lists safe activities to increase activity tolerance for individuals with moderate […]
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Therapy Material

Adult Interest Checklist

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AdultOTPTSLPAging
A task for the older adult population to help identify current interests and potentials for new passions. This will assist the patient in the transition out of work into retirement and will also assist the therapist in their goals and direction of care.
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Therapy Material

ADL Checklist for Early Dementia

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AdultOTSLPAgingDementia
This simple visual checklist is meant for those clients with early stage dementia who still have physical capability but forget to complete all necessary steps in ADL routine, to allow for completion of routine with less caregiver cues and more opportunity for independence. Simple list on the first page, more detailed items on the second. […]
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Therapy Material

Addressing Stress and Maintaining Life Balance

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AdultOTMental Health
This structured therapy task guides patients when identifying life stressors and includes a tool for planning weekly self-care tasks.
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Strategies

Adaptive Devices to Control Sip Size

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AdultSLPDysphagia
This material provides information on adaptive devices to control sip size in patients who are or are not on thickened liquids but may exhibit impulsivity, increasing their risk of aspiration.
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Strategies

Adaptive Apps and Technology

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AdultOTSLPAgingBrain InjuryMemoryPlanning/OrganizingStroke
This handout is designed for therapists to share with patients when discussing incorporating adaptive apps and technology into their lives.
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Strategies

Activity Ideas for Turn-Taking and Sharing

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PediatricSLPLanguage Development
Children learn to take turns and share with others through natural experiences such as play and routines. When children have sensory processing difficulties or deficits in social skills, turn-taking and sharing may be more challenging for them, therefore, these skills may need to be taught in a more structured manner. This handout provides caregivers and […]
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Strategies

Activities To Do with Kids with Hearing Loss

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PediatricSLPDeaf/HOHLanguage Development
This handout describes various activities to use with children who have some degree of hearing impairment. Designed for therapists, teachers, parents, and caregivers to spark conversation and ideas of how to provide opportunities for leadership, participation, and communication for children who are deaf or hard of hearing.
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Therapy Material

Activities Pack: Poodle Draws Doodles

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PediatricSLPLiteracy
This book activities pack targets literacy skills, including print motivation and awareness, letter knowledge, vocabulary, phonological awareness, and narrative skills. Poodle loves to doodle everywhere – walls, doors, floors, no surface is safe! Poodle is soon in trouble. But could her alfresco drawing skills actually come in useful? This entertaining story for beginner readers has […]
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Handout

Achilles Tendon Pain: Answers to Common Questions

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AdultPTChronic PainLegsOrthopaedics
Achilles tendinopathy is a common cause of pain in the back of the lower leg especially in active individuals. This handout outlines what achilles tendinopathy is, how it is managed, how it may be prevented and what risk factors may predispose you to developing this painful condition.
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Therapy Material

8 Parts of Speech

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PediatricSLPLanguage Development
8 parts of speech posters: verb, pronoun, noun, conjunction, preposition, adverb, adjective, and article.
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Handout

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Persistent Pain

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AdultOTPTArthritisChronic PainSports and ExerciseStroke
This handout provides information based on acceptance and commitment therapy principles that may help those suffering from chronic pain reduce disability and continue to participate in things they enjoy.
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Eval Tool

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: A Guide for Clinicians

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AdultPTArthritisChronic PainNervous System ConditionsSports and Exercise
This handout provides information based on acceptance and commitment therapy principles that may help those suffering from chronic pain reduce disability and continue to participate in things they enjoy.
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Eval Tool

AAC Questionnaire

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PediatricSLPAACLanguage Development
This questionnaire is designed to assist parents, therapists, and teachers select the most important and meaningful vocabulary for children who are beginning to use an AAC system. This can be a great way to get parents and caregivers to participate in the programming process. 
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Therapy Material

AAC Mini Simple Communication Board for Kids

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PediatricSLPAACLanguage Development
This handout is designed for speech-language pathologists working with kids on verbal and non-verbal communication using AAC. The simple board includes 18 icons for basic words as well as suggestions for how to incorporate the board into structured therapy sessions.
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Handout

A Visual Model of Cognition

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AdultOTSLPAttentionBrain InjuryMemoryPlanning/OrganizingStroke
Based on Yehuda’s Ben-Yishay’s work on understanding cognitive rehabilitation, which has been carried forward by the work of Alan Baddeley’s research on working memory, this visual describes how cognition is a layered system, requiring the abilities to sustain attention, process this information in an efficient manner, recall this information, and then transform information into more […]
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Eval Tool

A Continuum of Traumatic Brain Injury Outcome Measures for Walking

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AdultPTBrain InjuryStroke
This is an excellent resource for any clinician trying to choose the right outcome measure to capture the walking ability of their patient with a traumatic brain injury. It classifies measures into a category of severe, moderate, mild, or independent. With this guide you will be able to easily select a measure that will capture […]
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