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Author Archive | Kristy Lew Chapman

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Pride Month: Friendship and How I Learned to Support the LGBTQ Community as a Speech Language Pathologist

Speech-language pathology is a medical and educational field that offers a variety of settings in which licensed clinicians can choose to work. A speech-language pathologist, or SLP, can make a difference working with babies, toddlers, school-age children, young adults, adults, and geriatric populations in a variety of settings from schools and private practice clinics to […]

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This is What Suicide Looks Like

This is What Suicide Looks Like

Its 10:30am on a Friday. I am home with my sweet 2-year-old son who has caught whatever new stomach bug is floating around. It is my 28th day home from work this school year.  I am now in unpaid time off territory as all my paid time was used for an unexpected funeral for my […]

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Mother’s Day Gifts of Self-Care and Community-Care

I have saved every single homemade card my children created for Mother’s Day. What mom doesn’t love art by their littles? And can I get “woot-woot” for all the beautiful bouquets purchased from a florist, farm bought or backyard picked flowers served on a tray next to breakfast. These Mother’s Day treasures are looked forward […]

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