FREE Spinner for /r/ Drill

Drill is my least favorite technique and I think it’s the least favorite for my patients, too. But it can be so effective, especially when working on /r/! I’m constantly looking for new and fun ways to drill and I found this free spinner app. Some of my patients love the spinner! Each spinner I’ve …

SLP Telehealth Desk Setup

I’m still seeing 60% of my patients online. That means I only have the germs of 10 patients (plus their parents and myself) cycling through my treatment room. It also means that in the case I need to quarantine it will change nothing for the treatment of most of my patients. For the best telehealth …

Zones Tool: Hot Cocoa Breaths

I’m loving this zones tool, which I got from here!  I don’t have chocolate markers (and some of my telehealth kids don’t, either) so I just use a completely pretend version. To use this tool have a child pretend they’re holding a cup of hot cocoa.  Have them first take a deep breath in through …

Regulation Tool: Hot Cocoa Breaths

I’m loving this zones tool, which I got from here!  I don’t have chocolate markers (and some of my telehealth kids don’t, either) so I just use a completely pretend version. To use this tool have a child pretend they’re holding a cup of hot cocoa.  Have them first take a deep breath in through …

Somatosensory Training with Books

One of the things that helped me the most with my struggles with anxiety was somatosensory training.  At its most basic, somatosensory training helps us learn to pay attention to the way emotions feel in our bodies.  This then allows us to address these emotions and keep ourselves regulated throughout the day. I love Listening …