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Speech Language Pathologists diagnose and treat people dealing with communication and swallowing difficulties. Their main responsibilities are assessing patient condition, developing and applying therapies, offering advice, monitoring progress, and maintaining records. Common qualifications listed on a Speech Language Pathologist example resume include speech therapy expertise, patience, professional demeanor, an approachable personality, and excellent communication and people skills. Organization and computer competencies are also important. Employers select resumes displaying at least a Master's Degree and a license, depending on state.

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Speech Language Pathologist

Provided skilled speech - language therapy services for a diverse caseload of adults and children who have sustained a traumatic brain injury, stroke and congenital/developmental disorders

  • Marketed speech pathology services to local physicians
  • Educated students about brain injury and precautions.
  • Leader of Brain Injury Support Group, meeting with patients and their families on a regular basis
  • Collected and evaluated data on the topic of Delayed Auditory Feedback and Parkinson's disease on a team with two Neurologists.
  • Participated in writing, editing, and documenting research
  • Research was published in Movement Disorders journal.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Communication Disorders
MA
Pathology
2

Clinical Speech Language Pathologist

Delivered 11years of high quality care to patients primarily in inpatient rehabilitation

  • Delivered 1 year of exceptional care to patients primarily in outpatient rehabilitation
  • Diagnostics included assessing patients with a variety of types and severities of communication needs including the diagnoses of receptive language, expressive language, dysarthria and apraxia
  • Provided diagnostics and treatment to patients with complex swallowing disorders. Diagnostics included videofluoroscopic swallowing studies
  • Served on numerous teams and committees responsible for improving quality of care and patient services
  • Was nominated, interviewed and selected as one of only 12 people within the entire organization to serve on Change Process Team- a team of individuals trained and then empowered by senior leadership to respond to patient, associate and customer needs and lead organizational change
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
BS
Health & Human Services
MA
Speech Language Pathology
3

Speech Language Pathologist Asst

Submitted 30+ weekly progress notes/clinical docs for insurance companies and physicians

  • Consulted physicians/therapists to optimize levels of care coordination for an avg. of 15 patients
  • Performed an avg. of 30 weekly visits lasting 45 minutes each
  • Assisted in administration of evaluations for roughly 60 incoming patients
  • Coordinated individualized therapy schedule for each patient based on their specific needs
  • Rescheduled missed visits weekly & created alternative summer/holiday schedules when needed
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Communication Disorders
4

Speech Language Pathologist

Provided speech-language services to children ages 3-8 in Deaf/Hard of Hearing Program

  • Developed IEPs using Easy IEP internet-based program
  • Collaborated with DHH teachers to provide lessons aligned with elementary curriculum
  • Programmed assistive technology to collaborate with weekly DHH lessons and service
  • Provided group language support for mainstreamed students and self-contained students
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BA
Communication Disorders
MA
Communication Disorders
5

Speech Language Pathologist

Planned and implemented individual/group therapy sessions for pediatric clients.

  • Combined behavioral management techniques and evidence-based practice to enhance diagnostic evaluations and therapy methods of speech/language clients.
  • Ensured client paperwork maintained in compliance with federal and state guidelines.
  • Conducted timely Medicaid billing for [company name] clients and ensured client records were prepared and maintained in compliance with federal and state guidelines.
  • Developed therapy goals for pediatric clients to improve their communication skills.
  • Produced lesson plans, therapy plans, SOAP notes, and therapy summary reports.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Communication Sciences And Disorders
MA
Speech-language Pathology
6

Speech Language Pathologist

Provided speech therapy for children ranging in age from one and a half to three years of age. Disabilities include phonological process, Apraxia of Speech, Autism, Mental Retardation, Specific language impairment, selective mutism, Dysarthria, deafness as well as emotional and behavioral problems.

  • Assessed and diagnosed children based on presenting symptoms.
  • Based on assessment results, created weekly lesson plans, activities, and developed different approaches to help children reach their potential.
  • Recorded client's progress, formulated treatment plans and established future goals.
  • Participated in family conferences and determined if services should continue as they age out.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Speech And Language Pathology
7

Speech Language Pathologist

Evaluated and treated children ages 2-21 in home environments for speech and/or language difficulties.

  • Trained parents to follow "home plans" for speech/language disorders.
  • Filled out appropriate paperwork for children regarding Medicaid to obtain Alternative, Assistive, Augmentative Technology devices.
  • Assessed and treated students with various speech/language disabilities and difficulties in Preschool, Elementary, and Middle School environments.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary teams to train new staff about communication disorders and the SLP's role as well as trained and supervised incoming speech and language therapists the certified fellowship year.
  • Held "team lead" position from May of 2010 to January of 2012. Responsibilities included being a liaison between 17 service providers and the director of ESS; problem solved case load issues, prepared and performed monthly meetings for team.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Communication Disorders
MA
Pathology
8

Speech Language Pathologist

Assessed, developed, and implemented treatment plans for speech, language, swallowing, and cognitive disorders across various inpatient care settings, including intensive, coronary, and rehabilitative units.

  • Developed integrative treatment plans with multi disciplinary team on system-wide leading rehabilitation unit, resulting in an 85% percentile ranking (NRC Picker) in patient satisfaction for Indiana University Health La Porte Inpatient Rehabilitation
  • Facilitated monthly aphasia support group meetings for local residents.
  • Completed greater than 200 adult video fluoroscopic swallow studies utilizing image recording and reviewing technology.
  • Experience with Cerner Powerchart and Redoc documentation systems.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Speech And Hearing Sciences
MA
Pathology
9

Speech Language Pathologist

Diagnosed speech and language disorders and provided speech and language therapy services to students from pre-school through high school, to include children with various special needs.

  • Compiled and maintained records and files on students to include (Individual Educational Plans) IEPs, detailed diagnostic reports and progress reports.
  • Attended and participated in child study meetings, eligibility meetings, IEP meetings and parent teacher conferences.
  • Communicated with families and successfully engaged them in the instructional program.
  • Served as a member of the Student Intervention Team (SIT) and provided input in the form of suggested strategies, techniques, interventions to help identified students be more successful.
  • Served on Child Study Committee and Eligibility Committee.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Communicative Sciences And Disorders
MA
Communicative Sciences And Disorders
Clinical
10

Speech Language Pathologist Assistant

Provided speech therapy services for children ages birth to three who participated in the Illinois Early Intervention Program under the direction and supervision of a qualified Speech-Language Pathologist to improve quality of life. Additional medical diagnoses included Autism Spectrum Disorder, Pervasive Developmental Disorder and hearing loss.

  • Carried out the speech therapy plan of care including exercise/treatment programs, functional activities and family education to improve functional abilities and activities of daily living.
  • Instructed, motivate and assist client/caregiver/family with a home program of exercises and self-care activities.
  • Observed, recorded and reported to the Speech-Language Pathologist, client response and/or changes in condition.
  • Developed and implemented Picture Exchange Communication system for clients with diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Prepared documentation for the client's clinical record.
  • Coordinated care by communicating with team members, both verbally and written and attending case conferences and meetings as necessary.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AAS
Speech Language Pathology Assistant
BA
Interdisciplinary Communication
Early Childhood Education Development

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