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EmpowerED: How to Advocate for Your Caseload & Workload Wellness

EmpowerED: How to Advocate for Your Caseload & Workload Wellness

SLP
OT
Caseload Management
School Based

LIVE 5pm ET Thursday 7/25/24

In this course you will learn how to unravel the impact of job efficiency and gain understanding of the obstacles clinicians encounter when handling extensive caseloads. Discover insights into conflict response styles and explore practical approaches for managing workplace conflicts, with a focus on addressing the inclination to prioritize compliance over confrontation. We will also explore how to advocate with effective communication and uncover practical solutions and strategies for advocating for improved caseload management.

Presenters

  • Stephanie Michele Sweigart

    M.S. CCC-SLP

    Stephanie Michele Sweigart is the leading expert on mindfulness and compassion-based practices in special education. She is certified as a Teacher of Mindfulness Meditation and as a Speech-Language Pathologist. Stephanie Michele is a presenter for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s national convention 2023. She is the founder of a woman-owned Non-Public Agency, Golden State Speech Pathology Services, Inc. since 2013. Stephanie Michele is the author and creator of the popular course, “ShiftMakers: 1.0” and “The Framework to Becoming a Mindful Speech Clinician”. She is also a speaker and YouTube host for SpeechTherapyPD.com. Her insights have been featured on numerous podcasts including “Speechie Side Up”, "First Bite" and “Speech Science Podcast” where she shares her passion and thought leadership on professional holistic practices. She believes in the mission and is a supporting member for The Center for NonViolent Communication. Stephanie’s unwavering dedication to empowering individuals to use clear and compassionate communication underscores her mission to make a profound impact in the world of special education.

Learning Objectives

Name at least 3 challenges clinicians face when managing large caseloads.
Identify 4 approaches for handling workplace conflict.
Demonstrate how to connect to feelings and needs, building a clear and constructive dialogue.

Agenda

Agenda

10 minutesIntroduction and background
10 minutesUnderstanding the challenges clinicians encounter
10 minutesUnderstanding habitual ways of responding to challenges and conflict
20 minutesLearning practical strategies to managing conflict and self-advocacy
10 minutesClosing and questions

Disclosures

Disclosures

Financial Disclosures:Stephanie is the owner of Golden State Speech Pathology Services, Inc. She receives compensation for the sale of her professional development courses.
Non-Financial Disclosures:Stephanie has no non-financial disclosures at this time.
Content Disclosures:Stephanie has no additional content information to disclose.
In-Kind Donations:This course is being sponsored by SLP Toolkit and SLP Now.

ASHA

ASHA

This course is offered for .1 ASHA CEUs, Introductory Level, Professional Area

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