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I’m Jessica! Pediatric turned adult-rehab speech-language pathologist. Avid knitter, nature seeker, tea drinkin', FEES swingin', introverted homebody. Captivated by all things speech, language and swallowing therapy. Thanks for visiting!

Functional Reading Material Ideas to Use in Adult Speech Therapy

Functional Reading Material Ideas to Use in Adult Speech Therapy

Are you looking for ideas for functional reading materials to incorporate into your therapy sessions?  Sometimes you just need a quick resource for browsing all the options or brainstorming new items to introduce.  Here's a quick downloadable list of familiar and functional environmental resources.  Use it to spark some new ideas of materials to collect and add to your own reading comprehension therapy toolbox.

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Skills Targeted:

Language: reading comprehension, word recognition
Cognition: attention, visual scanning (left-neglect)
Motor Speech: use of intelligibility and/or voice strategies at the phrase, sentence-paragraph levels (example: pacing and slow rate, easy onset, respiratory support, LOUD techniques, etc.

Have any more ideas to add to the list?

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