Structures and Routines for speech therapy

Structures and Routines

Structures and Routines Structures and Routines -Speech Therapy Structure, structure and only structure works best for your little one. I have a 4 month old baby and even she has a daily routine, out of which she starts getting cranky and irritable. Especially for children on the Autism spectrum, a crystal clear structure and routine …

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Speak with your hands

Speak with your hands

Speak with your hands Communicate using words and hand/body gestures-1specialplace  I stumbled upon this “just beats” track by B.Ames while downloading some music for my iPod..and I was totally fascinated by the title.. Speak with your hands!! Something which all of us do..without even realising. We all communicate using words and hand/body gestures. Ever noticed …

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It takes two to tango

It takes two to tango

It takes two to tango You might have heard of the famous saying – it takes two to tango. A child’s speech and language development depends a lot on how natural and exhaustive the interaction of the adult (communication partner) and the child is. The more the adult communicates with the child, the easier it is …

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Helping your baby create language

5 Ways to Help Your Child’s Language Development

5 Ways to Help Your Child’s Language Development Don’t hesitate to use routines for valuable language learning experiences. During these everyday happenings, talk to your baby using similar types of words and sentences. As you change your baby’s clothes, you most likely are very near him. You are providing your baby with the scene he …

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Doctor Dog – Our very own Speech Therapist

Doctor Dog – Our very own Speech Therapist I read this and almost jumped from my seat! This article on the therapeutic management of children with special needs by a dog amazed me to the core. Thought I should share this with all my readers. Meet Dr Russels, a cute fluffy labrador dog based in …

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Differently Abled Children

Differently Abled Children

What is differently abled children? I’m a Speech Language Pathologist and one of the perks of my profession has been meeting various children who are different. Differently Abled Children are different than your kids. Different than the families they are born in. These amazing children have surpassed the urge to survive! They are born fighters …

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ways to praise your child

101 ways to praise your child

101 ways to praise your child Praises, rewards and all little words of encouragement showered upon your child go a long long way on the road of progress. PRAISE ON !! Here are some suggestions to praise your child: Wow Great I’m proud of you Hurray for you You’re incredible Good Job Good for you …

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