8 Ways to Use the News in Therapy Sessions
TalkPath News is Lingraphica’s specialized news source for people with aphasia and other communication impairments. Built for an adult audience that benefits from simplified language, it’s an easy way to incorporate current events into your speech-language and cognitive therapy plans.
With TalkPath News, therapists can select a current event news story from a range of categories including: National, World, Business, Education, Entertainment, Health & Lifestyle, Science & Technology and History. Using TalkPath News, you can:
- Read or listen to the news story as it is reads aloud.
- Follow the news article as sentences are highlighted.
- Answer auditory and reading comprehension questions at the end of the story.
- Share the story via social media channels: Facebook, Twitter, or Pinterest.
Using the platform’s features listed above, here are eight ways you can use TalkPath News to target your client’s therapy goals.