First Bite #64 – September 08, 2019

Charismatic Carry Over Strategies with Char Boshart – Special Sunday Episode!

(.1 ASHA, AOTA, and EI CEUs) For more info, click here.

Course Description

In this episode, Michelle is joined by the charming Southern Lady that is Char Boshart, MA CCC-SLP…THE SLP behind the dynamic “Speech Link” PodCourse, also sponsored by! Have you felt “stuck” lately trying to get your little one’s family motivated to implement Speech Therapy homework…aka The sometimes dreaded Home Exercise Program? Welp…me too friend! But I have great news! Char is here to help give us functional strategies to establish motivation and “buy-in” from our little’s ones care givers and loved ones…so watch out HEP…we are about to get-it-done!


By the end of this PodCourse, participants will be able to identify and describe:

  • What motivation is and why it is important for carryover of a home exercise program.
  • 3 strategies to encourage motivation of carryover ST strategies into their natural environments.
  • 3 natural environments that can be utilized for carryover of ST strategies.


Char Boshart, MA CCC-SLP

Char Boshart is a speech-language pathologist, author, seminar presenter, and president and co-founder of Speech Dynamics, Inc. She graduated with her Master’s degree from Western Michigan University under the extraordinary tutelage of Dr. Charles Van Riper, the “father” of articulation therapy during the final years of his illustrious career. Char began her career in the public schools in the early 70’s with a caseload of over 110 children. Since then, she has worked many years in the public schools, developed and ran her own private practice, and, for seven years was an Assistant Professor and Department Chair of the Speech Pathology and Audiology Department at Loma Linda University in southern California. Her interest in creating effective therapy techniques has evolved into the development of several practical articulation publications, videos (articulation and language), and articles.