This intermediate-level course is designed for SLPs who supervise or are interested in supervising undergraduate and graduate student clinicians. The course provides tools and strategies to navigate the complex nature of clinical supervision. This course also gives an overview of ASHA supervisor requirements, giving feedback, and supporting student clinicians.
Participants will be able to:
Speech Therapists/ Speech Therapy Assistants
Provider of the webinar, ReadySetConnect, is a practice management software. Participants of the webinar would become aware of the ReadySetConnect.
1:00- 1:05 : Introduction
1:05- 1:50 : Benefits of clinical supervision
1:15 – 1:25 : Qualities of a good supervisor
1:25 – 1:35 : ASHA supervisory requirements
1:35 – 1:50 : Onboarding student clinicians
1:50- 2:20 : Expanding students’ clinical education
2:20- 2:35 : Giving feedback to student clinicians
2:35- 2:45 : Managing struggling students
2:35- 2:50 : Telesupervision
2:50- 3:00 : Summary, Q&A
Kari has been a Speech-Language Pathologist for over 15 years. She has a wide range of clinical experience in various settings, including home health, telehealth, public schools, private practice, hospitals, and academia. She has presented through various conferences, webinars, and podcasts on the topics of: supervision, globalization of SLP, and accent modification.
Kari is passionate about international collaboration and has worked in several capacities with organizations abroad. She has mentored, taught, and supervised students and practitioners in Zambia, Guyana, Ghana, Mexico, Nepal, South Korea, and Cambodia.
Kari specializes in accent modification, public speaking, autism, language development, and international collaboration. Since 2011, she has taught and supervised at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. She also has a private practice, Global Speech Therapy.
She self-published a book, Speaking With an American Accent: A Guide to General American English Pronunciation, that you can find on Amazon. You can find her on TikTok, Instagram, and Teachers Pay Teachers @Global Speechie.
Kari receives a salary as a Speech-Language Pathologist and Clinical Educator at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Kari has a private practice, Global Speech. Kari authored Speaking with an American Accent: A Guide to General American English from which she receives royalties. She is receiving a speaking fee from ReadySetConnect.
Kari is a member of the American Speech Language Association and a member of SIG 17 (Global Issues in CSD). She is the past President of the D. C. Speech Language Hearing Association and a past member of the D.C. Audiology and Speech Language Pathology licensing board
Laura Barrett is an ASHA certified Speech-Language Pathologist and Clinical Supervisor at George Washington University, Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Science. She supervises students in their rotations in pediatric speech and language and social communication disorders/Autism and is the coordinator of the pediatric feeding program in the GW Speech and Hearing Center.
In addition, Laura holds a position as an Adjunct Professor teaching courses in Foundations of Communication and Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing and is part of the externship/outreach team at GWU.
Laura has presented on the subject of supervision in speech-language pathology for online webinars as well as state conferences. Additionally, she has presented on the subject of Autism in Beijing and Shanghai, China.
Prior to academia, Laura has over 25 years clinical experience in a variety of settings across the Boston, Northern Virginia, and Washington, D.C. areas to include hospitals, clinics, early intervention, home care, public and private education, and university. Laura is licensed both in Virginia and Washington, DC.
Laura receives a salary as a Speech – Language Pathologist and Clinical Educator at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. She is the coordinator of the Pediatric Feeding Program in the GW Speech and Hearing Center. Laura also holds a position as an adjunct Professor at G.W. She is receiving a speaking fee from Read Set Connect.
Laura is a member of the American Speech Language Hearing Association and a member of SIG 11 ( Administration and Supervision). She is also a member of the Speech and Hearing Association of Virginia.