Author Archives: Heidi

Seasonal Activity of the Week: Easter Egg Hunt for Children with Autism

Thanks to the people at Therapics for reaching out to us to share this free activity!   It is great way to teach prepositions whilst helping a child with language challenges participate in the Easter fun.     It would make a … Continue reading

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Worth Repeating: 11 Things Never to Say to Parents of a Child with Autism

[Source:] We know they mean well. Or at least we hope they do. All of the family, friends, co-workers and even strangers who approach parents of children on the autism spectrum with words that really should never have left … Continue reading

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Pediatric Therapy Corner: A Better Way to Say Sorry

Thank You to Mellisa Essenburg of the SLPeeps Facebook Group for sharing this excellent article! [Source:] “Say sorry to your brother.” “But he’s the one who–” “Say it!” you insist, an edge of warning in your voice. He huffs, … Continue reading

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App of the Week: Charades Articulation – Brand New & Free

App and Article below by Eric Raj, CCC-SLP I’m going to let you in on a little secret of mine, I adore the game of charades. It’s a timeless game that has the ability to turn any uneventful get-together into … Continue reading

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Worth Repeating: Autism and Drumming

Editor’s Note: One of our LinkedIn followers, Jorge Ochoa, OTR/L called our attention to an article he wrote for the Autism Notebook.  Thanks Jorge for letting us know about  it! [Source:  The Autism Notebook] Many children with autism seem to have … Continue reading

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