Posts Tagged ‘March 2012’

Therapist of the Quarter – Megan Long

Posted on March 15th, 2012 by ProCare Therapy

Therapist of the Quarter

My name is Megan Long and this is my first year working as a speech-language pathologist, as well as my first year working with ProCare Therapy. I obtained my bachelor’s and master’s degree in Communication Disorders from Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri. I moved to Arkansas in January, 2011 and began my career in August 2011.

Read more »


How Teletherapy Can Combat the Speech Therapist Shortage

Posted on March 14th, 2012 by ProCare Therapy

The next decade will usher in a tremendous shortage of speech therapists. This shortage will be fueled by a large number of older speech therapists entering retirement and a growing demand for professional services throughout the country. In addition, a burgeoning population of patients who are not fluent in English will serve to make the situation more dire, as bilingual and multilingual resources will be especially difficult to find.

Read more »