Monthly Archive
January 1, 2008
Tales From a Fourth-Grade Classroom: Collaboration Brings Personal Satisfaction, Improves Scores Boswell, S. (2005, February 08). The ASHA Leader. What’s a speech-language pathologist doing teaching a fourth-grade social studies class? See the full Article HERE...
January 1, 2008
This is the WOW Resource for /r/ you’ve always wanted! The Entire World of R™ Book of Elicitation Techniques contains a wealth of tips, tricks and techniques to elicit and remediate the difficult /r/ phoneme. Expands on the concepts of the popular…...
January 1, 2008
By: Froma P. Roth, PhD, CCC-SLP, Diane R. Paul, PhD, CCC-SLP,  Ann-Mari Pierotti, MA, CCC-SLP Children start to learn language from the day they are born. As they grow and develop, their speech and language skills become increasingly more complex. They learn to…...
January 1, 2008
by: The National Center on Physical Activity and Disability Purpose: The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of exercise on children ages 8 to 12 with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in the areas of spontaneous eye blinks, acoustic startle eye…...
January 1, 2008
NB:  This article is written for the parents of children who have SID and related problems. We publish it here because we know that therapists like to give their client’s caregivers as much information as possible. By: Debbie Woodward Many children with Sensory…...
January 1, 2008
By: Erin M. Wilson, Ph.D.,Jordan R. Green, Ph.D.,Yana Y. Yunusova, Ph.D.,and Christopher A. Moore, Ph.D. This article addresses a long-standing clinical and theoretical debate regarding the potential relationship between speech and nonspeech behaviors in the developing system. The review is motivated by the…...
January 1, 2008
by Heather Snyder, Ph.D. ; Illustrated by Susan Beebe This children’s book is about a little elephant named Elvin, who has a brain injury when a tree branch falls on his head! Since his head injury, he can’t count his figs anymore,…...
January 1, 2008
A brief overview of Batten Disease. It is a brief clip from a documentary that is being produced....
January 1, 2008
Susan Rvachew, Ph.D., S-LP ©, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, McGill University Published online 08-30-06 in the Canadian Language & Literacy Research Network in their Encyclopedia of Language and Literacy Development Children with a primary Speech Sound Disorder (SSD) of unknown origin…...
Elin Thordardottir, Ph.D., School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, McGill University Published online 05-24-07 in the Canadian Language & Literacy Research Network in their Encyclopedia of Language and Literacy Development Specific Language Impairment (SLI) is diagnosed in children who evidence significant developmental difficulty…...