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Kate Shepard, Ph.D., CCC-SLP | Elance
 
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Kate Shepard, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Ph.D. in Psychology & M.S. in Speech-Lang Path
   United States
  |   Plano, TX
  |  6:29 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

Published author with extensive writing experience. Ph.D. in Psychological Sciences with a focus in Developmental Psychology and M.S. in Communication Disorders (Speech-Language Pathology).

WRITING:
Published first author in scientific journal.
Valuable experience in reviewing process, addressing reviewers' feedback, formatting PDF and Word documents, configuring charts and tables, and adhering to strict editorial guidelines.
Expert in APA style.
Broad writing experience: from scientific (research) to general (newsletters, brochures)....

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Feb 22, 2014|Academic Writing|Private|Completed
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5.0
Feb 4, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Working
Jan 21, 2014|Article Writing|Private|Completed
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5.0
Dec 29, 2013|Academic Writing|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

Shepard et al. (2012) is a published research article in a peer-reviewed journal. As...
Created in PowerPoint. Shepard & Spence (2012) is a research poster presented at an...
These slides demonstrate the different options for customizing animation in PowerPoint....
A form created in Microsoft Word
A form created in Microsoft Word
A form created in Microsoft Word
This is a general consent form created in Word and edited in Adobe Acrobat professional.

Skills (9)

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Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word 2007 Test
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Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Excel 2007 Test
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Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 Test
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English
U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Punctuation
U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Typing (80 WPM)

Service Description

Services Provided:
Proofreading / Editing
Grammar / Punctuation / Word Choice
Formatting (Documents, Figures, Tables, Charts)
Form Development (see portfolio for samples)
Newsletter Development (Microsoft Publisher; see portfolio)
***Aesthetic Style: Clean, crisp lines; simple; organized; visually appealing.***

Transcription Services (80 WPM)
Data Entry (Extremely proficient in Excel, organizing workbooks)
Others upon request: No job is too small!

Software Experience (* denotes tested Expert-level):
Microsoft Office (Word*, PowerPoint*, Excel, Publisher, and Access)
Adobe products (Acrobat, Photoshop, Premiere)
Statistical packages (SPSS / PASW, R)

Description:
My flexible schedule and perfectionism will provide prompt products with the utmost attention to detail. I have an eagle-eye for spelling, grammatical errors (e.g., misplaced commas), and sentence structure, as well as formatting and aesthetics of various documents. I look forward to constructively editing various documents, including specific reports, papers, articles, grant submissions, proposals, letters, website content, and brochures.

Past Experience:
I have reviewed and edited research article submissions to scientific journals, and I have been selected to review textbook material for a leading publisher. On a more intimate scale, professors and graduate students have sought my reviewing services for journal submissions, grant proposals, academic applications, personal and...

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Employment

Shadow Me Speech Therapy
Clinical Director, Speech-Language Pathologist
2013 - Present
www.ShadowMeSpeechTherapy.com
Plano Independent School District
Speech-Language Pathologist (PRN)
2012 - Present
Teachers Pay Teachers
Premium Seller of Educational Products
2012 - Present
The University of Texas at Dallas
Doctoral Student / Research Coordinator
2008 - 2013
Garland Independent School District
Speech-Language Pathologist
2007 - 2008
Compass Bank
Customer Service Coordinator
2004 - 2005
Front Range Internet, Inc.
Technical Support Representative
2001 - 2002

Education

The University of Texas at Dallas
Ph.D. in Psychological Sciences
- 2013
University of Texas at Dallas
M.S. in Communication Disorders
- 2007
Colorado State University
B.S. in Human Development and Family Studies
- 2002

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Editing
Formatting
Proofreading
Writing
Published Research Article
Academic Writer
Scientific and Research Writing
Data Entry
Form Designing
Documents and Spreadsheets
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Writing & Translation
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