October 29, 2015

Once Upon a CF...

This is a tale of an overconfident SLP Intern who quickly learned she did not know as much as she thought she did...

Yes.  Yes, it's true.  When I completed my SLP graduate program (a mere 2 months ago), I thought I was ready to be on my own.  During my two years of grad school, I gained so much experience working both as an SLP Assistant and as a graduate student clinician.  I clocked well over the required practicum hours and planned all of my therapy sessions.  I had great supervisors who prepared me well.  I was great with time management and even had time to start my very own Teachers Pay Teachers store.  I was feeling confident and ready for my very own caseload.  Who needs a CFY...I was ready for that CCC!

Fast forward 2 months and here we are [...]