Due to continuing recommendations on how best to prevent any spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), and in the interest of protecting the health of our speech-language pathology program’s community of clients, caregivers, students, faculty and staff, we will be closing the Rees Clinic for speech therapy services through the rest of March and through the university’s already scheduled Spring Break of March 30th through April 3rd. We will continue to monitor this quickly changing situation and provide updates on this webpage as they occur. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at 510/885-3241 or email@example.com
The group currently includes Cal State East Bay students who are enrolled in the College Link Program.
The group consist of 4-5 members and is facilitated by graduate student clinicians under the supervision of a certified speech-language pathologist. The group meets on the Cal State East Bay Hayward campus.
Each quarter, the groups meet to identify individual social and pragmatic goals around a theme related to social communication. Past themes have included: The art of conversation, Making Friends and Understanding Non-Verbal Communication. Each session targets specific skills related to the theme. Each session includes structured discussion and practice of target skills, role-playing and problem-solving and practice with peer volunteers. The quarter ends with a community based outing decided by the participants (such as bowling, mini-golf etc). Common skills targeted include:
Interested persons can call the Norma S. and Ray R. Rees Speech, Language and Hearing Clinic at (510) 885- 3241, or email Dr. Shubha Kashinath directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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