Float like a butterfly, Parkinson’s free! Rest In Peace … Mohammed Ali 1942 – 2016
Introducing ModelTalker Cyndee, my customized electronic voice for use in AAC devices and more!
I’m back! It’s been a few months since I published a new blog post. I’ve been happily busy with my Year of Do project, and one topic that has been much on my mind is the function of the uvula. Thanks to Twitter, I’ve recently run across a You Tube video that explains it! Go ahead; […]
by Cyndee Williams Bowen The folks at Therapy Box have recently updated their Predictable 4 Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) app. I have explored Predictable 4 for a couple of months now, and I find it most impressive for several reasons. Intro to the App Predictable 4 is intended for users who have lost the […]
Differing philosophies on religion, politics, and life in general are rather like cake. Cake is basically flour, water, and sugar mixed together, poured into a mold, and baked in an oven of some sort. The product is simple, unadorned, and delicious in its own right. The batter can be enhanced with flavors such as chocolate, […]
Philosophically, people’s opinions on most topics — especially politics and religion — are increasingly polarized. Some of us seek the center, swaying gently left and right depending upon the topic . The most vocal elements of today’s world tend to be polar opposites. These folks are typically quite passionate in their beliefs. Emotions run high […]
Last weekend I attended the McNeill Dysphagia Therapy Program (MDTP) certification workshop. For readers who don’t know, MDTP is a systematic, exercise-based dysphagia treatment program. Patients improve swallow function by swallowing vs. more traditional treatments based on compensatory strategy and facilitative maneuver training. Certification is required, and I am bound by agreement not to divulge details […]