[This page containing a vast amount of information that can be used in therapy appeared on the former "Net Connections for Communication Disorders" website. It has been moved in a new format to the MN State University - Mankato site in a 2020 version where it cannot be updated. We are working here on this site to check and update all entries. As of this posting, many of the links work but some do not. Feel free to browse, while our updating is ongoing. ]


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Examples of Materials That Can Be Adapted For Therapy

a collection of resources by Judith Maginnis Kuster

The following is one section of Judith Kuster's Net Connections for Communication Disorders and Sciences (www.communicationdisorders.com). The internet is FULL of materials that can be adapted to speechlanguage therapy. Be aware that URLs change and disappear and other sites are available and will become available. These sites are provided simply as good examples.


Interactive sites
General Collections
Kid Stuff
Virtual Library
the Children's Corner
Literacy Materials
Judy's pronunciation "club"
Speech Sound Disorders
Cleft palate/VPI
Augmented and
Alternative Communication
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Aphasia, TBI, Cognitive
Degenerative Impairment
Motor Speech
Swallowing disorders
Non-APPs for iPADS
Voice Disorders
Hearing Disorders
Spanish Materials
Commercial companies
Additional Resources

Examples of "interactive" sites

(Updated April 30, 2020)

Many of the examples below are also easily adaptable to interactive whiteboards such as SmartBoard, ActivBoard, eBeam, Mimio, Webster, Polyvision, Numonics, Interwrite, and Starboard.

Examples of reproducibles and activities that can be adapted for therapy

(updated April 30, 2020)

General collections

(updated May 7, 2020)

Additional "Kid Stuff"

(section updated April 30, 2020)

Below are a few links to toys, books, and television programs popular with young children. Searching these sites will often turn up activities that can be adapted for therapy.

A virtual library - the Children's Corner

(Section updated April 30, 2020)

Examples of actual Clinical Materials/Ideas on the Internet

(Section updated May 2, 2020)

  • North Carolina Guidelines for Speech-Language Pathology Services in Schools (2006) - 254 page manual filled with useful information, checklists, and forms (http://ec.ncpublicschools.gov/disability-resources/speech-language-impairments/speech-guide.pdf)
  • Perry Flynn's incredible resource links - includes PDFs of Assessment and Intervention Modules for several disorder areas (http://csd.wp.uncg.edu/overview/faculty/perry-flynn/)

  • Language

  • There are over 56,000 FREEBIES with keyword language and selecting "free" on Teachers Pay Teachers

  • Working on Prosody

    (Section updated May 3, 2020)

  • There are over 20 FREEBIES with keyword prosody and selecting "free" on Teachers Pay Teachers

  • Speech sound disorders

    (updated May 12, 2020)

  • FANTASTIC INFORMATION Children's Speech Sound Disorders by Caroline Bowen This article provides excellent information about "classification, nature and treatment of" speech sound disorders. Copyright � 2011 Caroline Bowen All rights reserved. Article must be cited as Bowen, C. (2011). Children's speech sound disorders. Retrieved from http://www.speech-language-therapy.com/ on May 14, 2020.
  • There are over 3800 FREEBIES with keyword articulation and selecting "free" on Teachers Pay Teachers
  • There are over FREEBIES with keyword phonology and selecting "free" on Teachers Pay Teachers

  • Cleft Palate and VPI Disorders

    (Updated May 8, 2020)

  • There are 6 FREEBIES with keyword cleft palate and selecting "free" on Teachers Pay Teachers

  • Literacy

    (updated May 9, 2020)

  • There are over 64,500 FREEBIES with keyword literacy and selecting "free on Teachers Pay Teachers

    A few examples of using these materials to work on literacy issues as outlined by Christine Maul's ASHA handout online and suggested in ASHA's Roles & Responsibilities of SLPs With Respect to Reading & Writing in Children & Adolescents - Guidelines.

  • Augmented/Alternative Communication

    (Last updated May 9, 2020)

  • Aphasia, TBI, Cognitive, and Degenerative Impairment

  • There are 40 FREEBIES with keyword aphasia and selecting "free" on Teachers Pay Teachers
  • There are 18 FREEBIES with keyword TBI and selecting "free on Teachers Pay Teachers

    (Section updated May 15, 2020)

  • Cognitive and Degenerative Impairment

    Motor Speech Disorders - Apraxia, Dysarthria and Oral-Motor Resources

    (Last updated May 31, 2020)

    There are over 160 FREEBIES with keyword apraxia and selecting "free" on Teachers Pay Teachers

    Comparison of Childhood Apraxia of speech, Dysarthria and Severe Phonological Disorder Compiled by Ruth Stoeckel, M.A., CCC-SLP and David Hammer, M.A., CCC-SLP

  • Swallowing Disorders

    (Last updated June 10, 2020)

  • Hearing disorders

    (Section updated May 31, 2020)


    (all links in the section on stuttering were last updated February 14, 2018)

    There are nearly 170 FREEBIES with keyword Stuttering and selecting "free" on Teachers Pay Teachers

    Examples of Templates and Generators to make your own therapy materials

    Examples of Downloadable Software

    Examples of APPs

    Important Resources

    (updated June 9, 2020)

    Pictures and Clipart

    (updated June 9, 2020)