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I'm happy to share the below free resources in hopes that they help you!

Free clinical tools and downloads for Medical SLPs

Podcast Guest Spots

I'm honored and humbled to have been invited to speak on a number of podcasts.
Listen to any of the episodes below on your favorite podcast player.

Podcast episodes listed in chronological order, starting from most recent.

Certifications in the Courts

Comparison of Pediatric and Adult Acute Care

Considerations for Competency

Be a Modern SLP

Implementing RMT

"But I meant well..."

Covid Convo

3 Roles of the SLP in the ICU

RMT for Dysphagia

Acute Care & ICU Resources for SLPs

Some of my favorite resources pertaining to ICU and acute care:      

Articles & Websites

  • We Need an Additional Seat at the Critical Care Multidisciplinary Team Table for our Speech-Language Pathologists (Article)    
  • Swallowing Dysfunction after Critical Illness (Article)
  • ICU-Acquired Swallowing Disorders: Review (Article)    
  • Post-extubation Dysphagia: Does Timing of Evaluation Matter? (Article)      
  • Evaluation of Swallow Function Post-Extubation: Is It Necessary to Wait 24 Hours? (Article)      
  • Society for Critical Care Medicine (Journal)
  • ICUdelirium.org
  • Long-Term Cognitive Impairment after Critical Illness (Article)
  • SPEACS-- resources for communication/AAC training in the ICU       
  • AAC in the ICU (article)    ...    and (another article)    …. and (yet another article)  

RMST Resources for SLPs

Some of my favorite resources pertaining to Respiratory Muscle Training (RMT / RMST):     

Podcast guest spots

Articles & Websites

  • COVID-19 related guidance on PFTs (Pulmonary Function Tests) from the American Thoracic Society (ATS) (Article)
  • Strength-training exercise in dysphagia rehabilitation: principles, procedures, and directions for future research (Article)
  • Respiratory strength training: concept and intervention outcomes (Article)
  • A framework for understanding shared substrates of airway protection (Article)
  • Submental sEMG and hyoid movement during Mendelsohn maneuver, effortful swallow, and expiratory muscle strength training (Article)
  • Expiratory muscle strength training evaluated with simultaneous high-resolution manometry and electromyography (Article)
  • Impact of Expiratory Strength Training in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Article)
  • Impact of Expiratory Muscle Strength Training on Voluntary Cough and Swallow Function in Parkinson Disease (Article)


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