sound practice in action
Posted by Karen MacIver-Lux on February 6, 2015 12:02 AM
Auditory-verbal therapists spend a lot of time coaching, providing feedback and engaging in collaborative discussions with parents. Speech-language pathologists, audiologists, teachers and other early intervention professionals (professionals) are no exception. Effective communication is recognized as a priority across the health care continuum because it directly affects the quality of patient care, safety, medi-care outcomes and patient satisfaction (1995).
Occasionally, professionals may need to deliver news or feedback that can...
Posted by Mikaeel Valli on February 23, 2015 12:02 AM
Dear Mom and Dad,
You are probably both wondering who this person is who is writing to you. It’s me, your son, Mikaeel writing this letter from the future as a 21 year old, but for now, you both know me as your young four year old, being raised beside my bustling older brother, Talib. Raising two young boys and balancing your work demands has, without a doubt, been keeping you both very...
KAREN MACIVER LUX