Monthly Archives: September 2017

Reflective Practices and Halloween – October 2016

  Today, Halloween, our speech language pathologists completed an eight-week series on Reflective Practices, presented by Chad Kordt-Thomas, LCSW. This was a powerful and incredible series that left us feeling empowered. Working closely with children and their families brings professionals into intimate relationships.  As pediatric speech therapists we must possess  a wide range of skills to make enduring positive change.  Working with children almost always includes working with parents, whether that is our focus or not.  However, supporting families through the child-parent relationship helps us get the most out of our interventions. This series gave us an opportunity to step … Continue reading

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Stinson Beach Day – August 2016

  Every year in August, while the rest of the country is enjoying the hot summer sun, we are shivering in San Francisco.  It’s cold, grey and just plain yuck. To make us feel like we are actually in summer we decided to spend the day at Stinson Beach. A San Francisco beach day still means gray and chilly but when surrounded by sea and sand everything feels better! And, we even got some blue skies today! Thanks to Emily we learned about Molkky, a super fun lawn game. Such a fun day and always fun to spend time with … Continue reading

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Client Appreciation Party

We had such a fun day celebrating our clients! Our amazing team of speech therapists joined forces  Gateway Learning Group, San Francisco’s incredible team of ABA specialists.  What an amazing turnout – we collected over 150 books and stuffed animals for Project Night Night. Elsa showed up to paint faces, we rocked out with Allison Faith Levy Band and ate delicious food from Tacolicious.  Today was just a small token of our appreciation to our dedicated families. It was fun to see the children’s reactions when they saw us outside the therapy room.  Thanks to all who took part in today’s … Continue reading

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