Category Archives: Speech and Language Delay

Volvo of Westport Welcomes ALL Kids to Their Showroom, Including Those with Special Needs

The past few summers I have had fun taking speech therapy on the road with my friend, James. We call our sessions “outings.” I’m not sure who enjoys the change up of scenery most, James or me, as get outside … Continue reading

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Great Apps For Speech Therapy: Rainbow Sentences by Mobile Education Store

I want to share my latest experience with another outstanding app from Mobile Education Store, “Rainbow Sentences,” designed to help students create grammatically correct sentences using color coded cues.  You can select the settings to give your students the highest … Continue reading

Posted in 10 and up, 6-8 year-olds, 8 years and up, Apps, Speech and Language Delay, Strategies to Encourange Language Development | Leave a comment

Best Speech Therapy Apps: Conversation Builder Teen

Conversation Builder by Mobile Education Store has been such a helpful app in teaching my elementary aged students the art of conversation. I have never had such quick and specific, positive feedback from parents after using an app for therapy. … Continue reading

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Preparing For a Toddler’s Speech and Language Evaluation

I frequently get calls from parents of children 15-18 months old saying their child isn’t talking and they want an evaluation. I take a little more information on the phone and then ask them to do something for me before … Continue reading

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Great Free CEU Course From Linguisystems

If you’re like me, you get caught up in doing therapy, maybe keeping up with your blog, learning the latest apps and oops! You forget about the ASHA requirement to partake in 30 hours of continuing education every 3 years … Continue reading

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Free Giveaway of “My Toddler Talks” for Speech Therapy and Parents

My last guest post and review about My Toddler Talks: Strategies and Activities to Promote Your Child’s Language Development, mentioned that author and speech pathologist, Kimberly Scanlon offered a free copy to one of my readers! This is a must-have … Continue reading

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Review of My Toddler Talks: Strategies and Activities to Promote Your Child’s Language Development

Today I welcome speech language pathologist, Kimberly Scanlon, as my guest blogger, author of My Toddler Talks: Strategies and Activities to Promote Your Child’s Language Development. It has been my experience that parents often know how to talk to and … Continue reading

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Dress for Success – 24 words to teach your child… in 30 seconds a day

Thanks to our guest blogger, Erica Cardamone, speech-language pathologist, talking expert, and new blogger at www.thespeechies.com, whose mission is to provide parents with the same knowledge and tools that we use during speech therapy, to build and enhance their children’s language. Check out … Continue reading

Posted in 3-6 year-olds, Articulation, Birth-3 year-olds, Language, Preschool, Speech and Language Delay, Strategies to Encourange Language Development | 2 Comments

Playonwords.com Announces 2012 Fall PAL Award Winners!

Playonwords.com Presents Their Fall 2012 Play Advances Language (PAL) Award Winners, The Best Toys, Books and Games To Spark Fun And Encourage Language Development Play On Words LLC, led by highly respected speech therapist Sherry Artemenko, announces 2012’s Fall PAL … Continue reading

Posted in 10 and up, 12 years and up, 3-6 year-olds, 6-8 year-olds, 8 years and up, Birth-3 year-olds, Speech and Language Delay, Strategies to Encourange Language Development | Leave a comment

Preposition Builder App for Speech Therapy Fun

This is my first review of an app by Mobile Education Store and I’m “apply” impressed!  Kids liked this app so much with its clever engaging cartoon illustrations that I was able to use it to teach and reinforce prepositions as … Continue reading

Posted in 6-8 year-olds, 8 years and up, Apps, Speech and Language Delay, Strategies to Encourange Language Development | Leave a comment