Category Archives: SLP

Book Feature: Zones of Regulation

[Source:  Amazon] Book by Leah Kuypers, MA, OT, Autism Specialist The Zones of Regulation is a curriculum geared toward helping students gain skills in consciously regulating their actions, which in turn leads to increased control and problem solving abilities. Using … Continue reading

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12+ Free Fall-Themed Printables

[Source:  The Jenny Evolution] Welcome Fall! Let’s continue the learning fun with more than 10 free Fall printables! From homeschooling moms to classroom teachers, I’ve got you covered with free Fall printable activities and posters. This post contains affiliate links. Visit The … Continue reading

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Possible Genetic Link Between Children’s Language and Mental Health

[Source;  Medical X-Press] A new study suggests there may be genetic explanations for why some children with poor language also have poor mental health. The University of York-led study examined genetic variants in six genes that are thought to contribute … Continue reading

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Type of Brain Cell Involved in Stuttering Identified

[Source:  Science Daily] Researchers believe that stuttering — a potentially lifelong and debilitating speech disorder — stems from problems with the circuits in the brain that control speech, but precisely how and where these problems occur is unknown. Using a … Continue reading

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Psychiatrists Considering Change To Intellectual Disability Criteria

[Source:  Disability Scoop] A proposed revision to the diagnostic criteria for intellectual disability is prompting concerns about underdiagnosis and a loss of services and legal protections for people with the condition. The American Psychiatric Association, or APA, is considering altering the entry … Continue reading

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