Tag Archives: 17 August 2018

Favorite Games for Speech & Language

[Source: Speech Room News]  I guarantee if you left me alone to wander through a school, I’d end up rummaging through cabinets to see what resources teachers and therapists had stashed away in their closets. Since we live in the … Continue reading

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Students’ Social Skills Flourish Best in Groups with Similar Skill Levels

[Source: Science Daily] Research shows that the behavior of the people you most spend time with can affect your own behavior, for better or worse. Now, researchers at the University of Missouri have found that children who need assistance improving … Continue reading

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Autism Corner: Teaching Pronouns to Kids with Autism & Avoiding Pronoun Reversal

[Source:  Mary Barbera.com] Many children with autism have a difficult time teaching pronouns to kids with autism. For instance, if you tell a child, “Hang up your backpack” that child may say “Hang up your backpack” while he’s hanging up … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: Back to School Prep – Dollar Store Must Haves!

[Source: Live Love Speech] I have mixed feelings about going back to work.  On one hand, I’m sad…sad about having to set an alarm for the morning, not spending days on end making memories with my family, and just sunny … Continue reading

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Grip Strength of Children Gives Clues About Their Future Health

[Source: Medical X-Press] While other studies have shown that muscle weakness as measured by grip strength is a predictor of unhealthy outcomes—including cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, disability and even early mortality—this is the first to do so for adolescent health … Continue reading

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