MAY IS SPEECH AND HEARING MONTH

MAY IS SPEECH AND HEARING MONTH

DID YOU KNOW???? Each year the regulating bodies, Speech –Language and Audiology of Canada (SAC), Ontario Speech Language Audiology (OSLA), and the College of Audiologists Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO) dedicate the month of May to raise public...
Challenges for Teens with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Challenges for Teens with Autism Spectrum Disorder

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), written by international experts in mental health, classified autism spectrum disorder (ASD) as a developmental disorder in which the symptoms are visible within the first two years of their life....
The 6 Benefits Of Gardening For Autistic Children

The 6 Benefits Of Gardening For Autistic Children

Everyone can benefit from spending some time outdoors, gardening the day away, but it’s especially true for children with autism. If you’re interested in learning all about how a gardening hobby can help autistic children, then this is the guide for you! Encourages...

“TOP TIPS” FOR BABIES AND TODDLERS TO DEVELOP SPEECH

Not all children pick up words at the same speed or age. Some develop vocabulary and communication faster than others. Those who are slower to pick up words may also have chewing or swallowing challenges. Talking and eating use the same muscle groups and the tongue,...
Speech Therapy Ideas for Preschoolers

Speech Therapy Ideas for Preschoolers

Not all preschoolers learn the same way. Some develop specific skills faster while others require more time. Speech is a big part of growing up, and some children need different activities and tools to help them learn the right words and language to communicate more...