Alternative Career Pathways for Speech-Language Pathology


  1. Attend as part of the LIVE STUDIO AUDIENCE in Gulf Breeze, Florida - Studio audience seats are limited - so register today!
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Working as a speech language pathologist can be challenging. With mounting paperwork, high caseloads, administrative red tape SLPs may find themselves asking, 'what else can I do with my degree?'. This introductory course will compliment strengths typical of SLP and help SLPs explore this question further by identifying transferable skills, their strengths and alternative career pathways. This course will also provide guidance on how to complete the job search, resume and interview process to develop services and products in order to generate multi-stream income.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

Course Instructor(s)

Dr. Katandria Demps


Dr. K.L. Johnson, DrPH, MS, MA, CCC-SLP, CPH, CAS, CPCRT is a multi-lingual, nationally certified speech-language pathologist, linguist, certified autism specialist, certified public health researcher and certified in the practice of cognitive rehabilitation. She is founder and director of the non-profit, Dr. Love’s Healthcare and Dr. Love’s Integrative Nutrition & Lifestyle Medicine, PLLC.

She is CEO and director of K&K Services, whose professional work has been recognized by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association, American Public Health Association and featured in BusinessWeek Magazine. For more information, please contact at

Financial Disclosure: Dr. Johnson receives an honorarium for her live course presentations and royalties for the sale of her online courses through CIAO Seminars. Dr. Johnson is the founder and director of the non-profit, Dr. Love’s Healthcare and Dr. Love’s Integrative Nutrition & Lifestyle Medicine, PLLC. She is also CEO and director of K&K Services, a multilingual healthcare service.

Non-Financial Disclosure: Dr. Johnson is a member and board trustee of People to People International (PTPI).

Course Agenda

Day 1

08:00 - 08:30
Welcome, course objectives and personal accounts
08:30 - 09:00
How did I get here?
09:00 - 09:30
Transferable skills
09:30 - 09:45
Your Strengths, Interests, & Personality Test
09:45 - 10:00
Alternate Career Paths
10:00 - 10:15
10:15 - 11:15
Putting your plan in action
11:15 - 12:15
Job search, resume building, and interview skills
12:15 - 12:45
12:45 - 01:15
Marketing your skills, product and/or service
01:15 - 02:15
Analyzing your marketing strategy
02:15 - 02:30
02:30 - 03:30
Final Thoughts, Q & A

Contact hours pre-approved for:

  • 6.5 Hours
  • CIAO is an ASHA Approved Provider (0.65 ASHA CEUs) bubble sheet submission required

Introductory Level
0.65 ASHA CEUs