• Our New COVID-19 Services Page

    The last few months have been . . . a lot. Our little clinic has faced many of the same challenges as small businesses around the world, and we’ve been having tough conversations about our physical brick-and-mortar space and how to best use it while keeping the health and safety of our clients and our… (read more)

  • Let’s Talk About Handwriting!

    The rise of the digital age and increasing demands on teachers’ time have both meant that handwriting has taken a back seat to other pursuits, both inside and outside the classroom. Having “good penmanship” is no longer the status symbol it once was, and many of us are challenged to even think of the last… (read more)

  • 3 Ways to Help Kids (and Adults!) Cope with Changes

    It’s probably an understatement to say the COVID-19 is messing with our routines. As someone who needs a schedule to be productive (or else I will just binge watch Netflix), the first few weeks of quarantine were TOUGH. Total routine disruption — with the added fear of impending doom — really affected my physical and… (read more)

  • DIY Speech Therapy for Parents

    5/21/20 Update: We had such fun hosting this event! You are now able to watch the replay, below, as well as download the free resources we discussed in the webinar. Thanks to everyone who attended, and we look forward to seeing you at another one in the near future. We’re hosting a webinar! Join us… (read more)

  • Speech Thera-T.P.

    At home with preschool-aged children? Me too. Need some crafty, inexpensive ideas to keep them busy and engaged but can’t browse the aisles of JoAnn’s anymore? [wipe tear] Yup. Looking for an easy way to target some speech and language skills at the same time? I’ve got you. But bear with me. So, you’ve probably… (read more)

  • 4 Tips to Help SLPs Safely Conduct Zoom Calls

    We’ve been saying it for years: there is no such thing as a perfect telepractice platform. All platforms have unique strengths and weaknesses, and when you layer those on top of district or insurance requirements and regulations, it all can start to feel a bit bewildering. Many of our clinicians have used Zoom for years… (read more)

  • An April 2020 Update from The Hello Clinic

    It’s been just about a month since we last posted an update, and we’ve come a long way since then! In the past few weeks, all aspects of our personal and community lives have shifted and we’ve all settled a bit into this “new normal.” As we move forward in this changing environment, we are… (read more)

  • 10 SITES FOR TELEPRACTICE THAT WE’RE LOVING RIGHT NOW (an update!)

    This is an update to a popular post we wrote in 2015 on our favorite sites for teletherapy. If you’d like to be kept up-to-date on our telepractice resources, please check back often and consider to receive our monthly SLP newsletter. Thanks for all you do for kids!    When we put the 10 Sites… (read more)

  • Clinic COVID-19 Update

    Hello, Clinic Family! It’s been a tough week for us all, but we’re happy to report a few bright spots as we work hard to find ways to serve you and your family during this truly unprecedented time. But first, a less-than-bright spot: we are extending our closure through April 28th, 2020. We are doing… (read more)

  • Clinic Closure

    Thank you for all your patience and understanding in the last few weeks. Things have been changing rapidly and, as ever, we are inspired by the way our big clinic family comes together in times like this. To align with the decision by Gov. Brown to close schools in Oregon beginning Monday, 3/16/20 through 3/31/20,… (read more)