Getting Started with AI Tools for Speech Therapy With Daj Mitchell

Getting Started with AI Tools for Speech Therapy With Daj Mitchell

In this episode of the Real Talk SLP, Felice welcomes Daj Mitchell, a seasoned Speech-Language Pathologist who loves using artificial intelligence to streamline her caseload management tasks in the school setting. Daj shares her journey with getting started using AI tools for speech therapy to help her save time and brain energy with tasks like progress notes, IEPs, documentation, speech therapy planning, parent handouts and more! She encourages SLPs to get started using AI tools to get make some of their time and reduce stress!

What We Discuss About AI Tools for Speech Therapy in This Episode:

Get tips for how to use chatgpt with your speech therapy caseload and more AI tools!
  • Daj’s Journey to AI: Learn about Daj’s professional background and her path to integrating AI tools into her school-based practice.
  • The Challenges of the SLP Workload: Daj shares insights into the common hurdles SLPs face, from scheduling and planning therapy to handling IEPs and Medicaid billing.
  • AI Solutions for SLPs: Examples of how AI tools like ChatGPT can revolutionize caseload management by automating tasks such as generating homework assignments, creating parent handouts, and collaborating with teachers.
  • End-of-Year Reflection: Daj reveals her song of the year, “Work,” by Rihanna, which encapsulates her busy yet rewarding year.

Key Takeaways About AI Speech Therapy Tools:

  • Practical AI Uses: Daj provides tangible examples of AI in action, enhancing productivity and fostering better collaboration with educational staff.
  • Advice for Tech-Anxious SLPs: Tips on starting small with user-friendly AI tools and overcoming tech intimidation.
Get tips for how to get started using AI speech therapy tools to help you save time and brain energy!

Upcoming LIVE Webinar with Daj!

AI speech therapy tools webinar with Daj Mitchell for ChattED PD.

Don’t miss Daj’s upcoming webinar in June, where she will discuss practical AI applications for SLPs in more detail. Join the ChattED PD membership to watch her webinar and get your clinical maintenance hours with PD that will help you boost your clinical skills and confidence.

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Links and Closing Thoughts:

Check out the power of AI speech therapy tools that will you with caseload management tasks.

Closing Thoughts:

Be the SLP that every kid wants to see. Embrace technology to make your professional life easier and more effective. Join us next time on the Real Talk SLP podcast for more caseload management tips and therapy ideas!

Getting Started with AI Tools for Speech Therapy With Daj Mitchell

by The Dabbling Speechie

Real Talk SLP episode 16 – 5 back to school tips for SLPs

Raise your hand if you feel like you got sucked into the Jumanji game and you are still trying to get used to your new body?

Yep, the Jumanji game is distance learning and our character’s weakness is technology. If you need a back to school chuckle, then you want to listen to this latest podcast episode.

It has all the best back to school tips that every SLP needs to adjust to this new normal of working from home while also taking care of our families, and trying to schedule every student in the day while not disrupting synchronous academic minutes.

For those of you that need speech therapy caseload management tips for the start of the year, you can head to these blog posts:


Be Successful With Organizing Your Caseload – Tips for the First Week Back (includes a free monthly IEP tracker using Google Sheets

7 Ways to Get Organized SLP

Using Google Forms for Speech Referrals

Middle School Resources for Distance Learning

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