Tag Archives: SLP

New Halloween Tradition for Children with Allergies: The Teal Pumpkin Project

This Halloween, Food Allergy Research and Education, (FARE) is encouraging communities to start a new tradition that will help make this holiday season less scary for children with food allergies: the Teal Pumpkin Project. This campaign encourages people to raise awareness of … Continue reading

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Early Intervention Could Boost Education Levels

[Source: Science Daily] Taking steps from an early age to improve childhood education skills could raise overall population levels of academic achievement by as much as 5%, and reduce socioeconomic inequality in education by 15%, according to international research led … Continue reading

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Hot Job: Pediatric Outpatient Speech-Language Pathologist – Midlothian, TX

Our client has an immediate need for a pediatric Speech Language Pathologist to work full time in their outpatient facility in Midlothian, TX.  The clinic treats children of all ages with a variety of diagnoses and focuses on developmental delays … Continue reading

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Autism Corner: How One Boy With Autism Became BFF With Apple’s Siri

Thank you to our OT friend Loren Shlaes for the heads up on this sweet story! [The New York Times] Just how bad a mother am I? I wondered, as I watched my 13-year-old son deep in conversation with Siri. Gus … Continue reading

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Book Review: Learning the Alphabet Through Short Stories

[Source: The Montreal Gazette via Mind Shift] Alphabet books are a staple of children’s literature. We’re all familiar with the basic “A is for apple, B is for bear” approach but some of us, myself included, revel in alphabet books … Continue reading

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