Rebecca is a registered Speech-Language Pathologist (reg. CASLPO). In addition to being the mom of 2 small children, she supports families through independent private practice at Bloom Speech-Language Therapy and is the creator and coach behind The Parent’s Blueprint to Reading Confidence online course.
Rebecca is passionate about empowering parents by thinking #outsidetheclinicalbox. Sharing information about communication and literacy development, and supporting parents in becoming active team players in their child’s communication journey energizes her and gets her excited.
Read the full blog post here: http://joyfulmudpuddles.blogspot.com/2020/09/helping-young-readers-speech-language.html
On this episode we talk about
- What is the role of a Speech-Language Pathologist and how their scope of practice includes more than one might think (eg. swallowing, literacy, social skills)?
- How an SLP supports reading development and how it is different than other professionals (eg. teachers, tutors)
- The story behind the creation of The Parent’s Blueprint to Reading Confidence online course
- How to join the Popcorn Words webinar (online and in-person options)
7-module reading empowerment course for parents “The Parent’s Blueprint to Reading Confidence” www.bloomspeech.ca/courses complete with live Q&A sessions twice a month to answer all of your reading questions!
Upcoming webinar “Make Popcorn Words POP” www.bloomspeech.ca/courses happening on Friday Sept 18th, and Tuesday Sept 22nd!