Tips for Success with High School Life Skills

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Rosemarie Griffin, M.S., CCC-SLP and Marisha McGrorty, M.S., CCC-SLP
In this podcourse, participants will be presented with practical strategies to provide services to high school life skills students. Rosemarie Griffin, M.S., CCC-SLP shares tips that SLPs can easily implement when assessing and treatment high school students in life skills programs.

By the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe three strategies when completing evaluations with high school students in life skills.
  2. List three sample goals for this population.
  3. Describe three treatment activities. 

About Rosemarie: Rosemarie Griffin, MA, CCC/SLP BCBA, is an ASHA certified Speech-Language Pathologist and a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. She is the founder of ABA SPEECH, an ASHA approved provider. Rose has presented at the national, state and local level about helping students with autism develop a way to communicate with the world. In addition to these interests, she is the creator of the action builder cards and the double up game, both geared at helping students with autism increase their language skills. She can be reached at

About Marisha: Marisha McGrorty, M.S., CCC-SLP, earned her Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Washington. She has worked as a school-based SLP and shares therapy ideas and resources on her blog (SLP Now). Marisha also developed a membership for SLPs that includes digital tools and resources to streamline evidence-based therapy.
Additional Information

This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Introductory Level, Professional Area)

Time-Ordered Agenda:

0-5 minutes: Introduction

5-15 minutes: Evaluation

15-20 minutes: Selecting Targets/Writing Goals

20-30 minutes: Leisure Skills

30-40 minutes: Vocational Skills

40-45 minutes: Service Delivery

45-55 minutes: Progress Monitoring

55-60 minutes: Q&A

Disclosure Statement for Marisha McGrorty:

Financial: Marisha McGrorty is a presenter for and receives royalties.

Nonfinancial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.

Disclosure Statement for Rosemarie Griffin:

Financial: Rosemarie Griffin is a presenter for and receives royalties.

Nonfinancial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.

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