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Telepractice: Prepare for Success
Kristin Martinez, MA, CCC-SLP
Thursday, January 30, 2020, 7:00 p.m. (EST)
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Making new year’s resolutions doesn’t work for me, personally or professionally. But here’s what does. On January 17, 2018, in the first Therapy Matters to you, I declared that “JOY” was my word-for-the-year. This was the first time I had done this with any level of determination and consistency.
The holidays are upon us! Time is in limited supply, especially for planning therapy. So, here’s an idea I think you and your therapy kids as well as their parents/caregivers will like. This suggestion meets the theme criteria, takes minimal time and effort to set-up, allows for a variety of age and capability therapy tasks.
“EBP creates an interesting predicament because the efficacy of NSOMEs has been questioned based both on empirical data and on the basic underlying assumptions for their use (Clark, 2003, 2005; Forrest, 2002; Kamhi, 2006; Lof, 2003).”
Lof and Watson wrote the above in their 2008 survey article (p. 393). As you read, they specifically listed five references as a base to their “NSOME” concerns and criticisms.
So, I zeroed-in on those five documents and read them very carefully....