Tag Archives: THF Life

  • Time for Our Annual Back to School Event!

    School-based THFers gathered in style last night at the Kimpton Hotel Vintage. Over food and drinks, clinicians compared notes on summer adventures and fall plans. Highlights of the evening included the introduction of our 2019-20 “All Together Now” theme, sharing our new First Day road map, and a review of all of our exciting new… (read more)

  • Celebrate Everyday!

    Celebrate Everyday was this year’s theme for our annual event at the Kennedy School and we had plenty to celebrate! The 2018-19 school year saw success and innovation at The Hello Clinic and unprecedented flexibility and problem-solving from THFers in school districts across 5 states. We made candy leis, took funky photos, and enjoyed an… (read more)

  • Spring PD Event – AAC with Denice Edeal!

    Denise Fun Fact

    We had a great evening with our very own Denice Edeal as she shared her expertise in Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC).   Most of us only get to work with a handful of clients who use AAC, and rarely is this topic included in our graduate coursework.  We were thrilled to gain some working knowledge… (read more)

  • Everything’s coming up roses!

    Jude the Obscure rose

    One of the most unexpected and purely delightful aspects of our clinic is that our waiting room has evolved into what can only be described as a living room. Many families have had the same appointment times for months, even years, and we’ve been privileged to watch them build relationships with each other and with… (read more)

  • Cheers! Wine Tasting in Dundee

    WineTour19 whole group above

    The sun was out, the countryside was beautiful, and the company was unbeatable. Twenty THFers boarded the VIP Pdx bus last weekend and set out for an afternoon of food, friends, and wine in the Dundee Hills wine region of the Willamette Valley. We enjoyed visiting the Archery Summit and Lange Estate wineries, learning about methods,… (read more)

  • Winter Retreat 2019 in Wine Country

    THFers gathered for our 10th annual (!!) winter retreat last weekend. Looking back, we sure have grown over the years! In 2008, twelve of our clinicians gathered at a mountain cabin for a cozy, casual event. This year, we hit our record with 39 attendees. Wow! Our growth meant that we needed to change venues… (read more)