Tag Archives: SLP

Babies Can Think Before They Can Speak

[Source: Science Daily] Two pennies can be considered the same — both are pennies, just as two elephants can be considered the same, as both are elephants. Despite the vast difference between pennies and elephants, we easily notice the common … Continue reading

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Pets Reduce Stress In Kids With Autism, Study Finds

Editor’s Note:  We knew this but its great to see the evidence! [Source: Disability Scoop] Animals may offer more than comfort for kids with autism, according to new research finding that pets can bring about physiological changes in those with the … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: The Posterior Tongue Tie and Feeding Challenges

[Source:  ASHAsphere] by Melanie Potock In a March 2015 post titled Just Flip the Lip, we explored how the band of tissue or “frenum” that attaches the upper lip to gum tissue can affect feeding development if the frenum is too … Continue reading

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Parents’ Corner: Dear Teachers of The Little Ones with Special Needs

[Source:  From the Bowels of Motherhood via Autism Speaks] by Mandy Farmer I don’t know your background.  I don’t know why you chose this profession.  I don’t know where your inner strength comes from or what keeps you going.  I … Continue reading

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Summer Sunglasses Craftivity – Handwriting and Scissor Skills

[Source: Your Therapy Source] Download this free summer sunglasses activity to create a cute craft while practicing handwriting and scissor skills.  There are step by step directions as well.  You can download the craftivity here http://yourtherapysource.com/freesunglasses.html

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