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Education and the Brain

Children’s brain development during the ages of 2 and 5 are critical and set the stage for life long learning. Play is a big part…

Tips for helping your toddler love to chat

Tips for helping your toddler love to chat Babies start with babbling which turns into word approximations around one…

For kids learning new words, it’s all about context

For kids learning new words, it’s all about context Deb Roy, a researcher at MIT, recorded every waking moment of the…

How To Tell If Your Child Has A Speech Or Language Impairment

Babies begin communicating through crying and cooing as soon as they are born. By 12 months they begin to develop…

Kids who struggle with reading: Predicting issues and intervening early

Kids who struggle with reading: Predicting issues and intervening early Early detection leads to early…

Screen time for children

Tablets and smart phones are often used to occupy children, despite the fact that we know children learn best when…

Infants show preference for baby talk in Montreal research

Infants show preference for baby talk in Montreal research Research shows that babies have a preference for higher…

Hearing loss in children can impact speech and learning

Hearing loss in children can impact speech and learning Hearing is a critical sense that can have a large affect on a…

Speech, Language and Hearing facts

Mount Sinai Medical Center is sharing some important information regarding Speech, Language and Hearing in May for…

Speech Therapy for Children – Encouraging Speech and Language Skills Essential For Children to Enjoy Future Success

Every Word Counts – Encouraging Speech and Language Skills Essential For Children to Enjoy Future Success Strong…

Keeping speech therapy for kids fun and engaging

Playing is something that children do naturally, on their own, everyday. Play based speech therapy for kids allows…

Alberta study using saliva to link genetics to stuttering

Alberta study using saliva to link genetics to stuttering This article features the story of a young family affected…

Children who struggle with reading should be screened for hearing problems

Research has found out that hearing problems can make children of young age struggle with reading and writing. The researchers at Coventry University…

Study: ABA therapy produces greatest gains when started before age 2

The study was based on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis and was conducted on children diagnosed with autism…

Research confirms benefit of behavioural interventions

In 2011, there were studies that confirmed the benefit of behavioural therapies for both adolescents and children with autism…