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May 16

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Workload Calculator

Click HERE to download the new Workload Calculator Suggested Steps for Using the Workload Calculator Make sure you have an up to date version of Microsoft Excel software installed on your computer. Download the Workload Calculator from the OSSPEAC website and open the calculator. You will see a series of tabs/pages across the bottom ...

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Apr 16

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2016 Honors Awards

Do you know anyone who has made great strides this past year, shown exceptional professionalism or leadership, developed a new or innovative process or made a contribution to our field that has made a positive impact for our profession and/or the children we serve? If so, please consider your colleagues for the awards listed below. ...

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Feb 16

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Proposed Changes to the Medicaid Schools Program

Proposed Changes to the Medicaid School Program This week the Ohio Department of Medicaid provided a state-wide webinar regarding changes to the Ohio Medicaid School Program (MSP).   Beginning with the 2016-2017 school year, MSP provider claims submitted to the Ohio Department of Medicaid for Medicaid-covered therapy services must ...

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Aug 15

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New Fax Number

OSSPEAC has a NEW fax number 888-979-6577.  Please be sure to share new number with your Treasurer’s Office.

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Jul 15

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Maximizing the impact of therapy with video modeling

Have you ever had a thought like these: “I wish I had more time in my schedule – this student would really benefit from intensive therapy.” “He really needs daily follow-up.” “Her [parent, aide, teacher] wants to help, but I can’t expect therapeutically sound implementation at home.” “I wish I could be there ...

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Jun 15

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Resources for Working with Hearing Impaired Students

Today’s post is written by Sandra Brotman Domoracki Au.D. CCC/A, OSSPEAC Past President. She has worked with families and their children with hearing loss in the clinical and educational setting. Sandi has also taught on the university level as well as presented at numerous local and national level conferences.       I ...

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May 15

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Early Hearing Detection and Intervention

  The concept of Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) was coined by the Joint Committee on Infant Hearing (JCIH). The Joint Committee on Infant Hearing is a group of representatives and stakeholders, member and supporting organizations across many disciplines.  JCIH has been in existence for approximately 30 years ...

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Apr 15

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Help for school-based SLPs working with English Language Learners

This month we have an awesome resource for you!  Maria Petrasko, a graduate student in the speech-language pathology program at Kent State University has prepared a helpful resource guide for working with English Language Learners (ELLs).  Here is a description of why she chose to create this manual for her non-thesis project. ...

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Mar 15

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The Benefits of Social Media to SLPs {And Giveaway!}

Today’s post is from Nicole Allison, MA, CCC-SLP. She currently works in a public school and is the author of the blog Allison’s Speech Peeps (speechpeeps.com). She also serves on OSSPEAC as media chair.  In a world where technology constantly changes, it can be difficult to keep up with social media or even see the need ...

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Apr 14

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Donate Now!

Here at OSSPEAC, we take great pride in doing  many wonderful things to help those we serve.  Our efforts come in the form of lobbying for beneficial legislation, educating teachers, caregivers or parents, to providing scholarships (Julie S. Kelly Scholarship)  and funding for equipment (S.O.S Fund) for children and families in ...

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