Toddler Talk

Toddler Talk

Learning to speak is a process that begins right at birth! From this time, your baby will make lots of sounds and noises, which include cooing, gurgling and, of course, lots of crying. And often, before the end of their first year, they may say their very first word....
Teaching Children with Autism to Wear Masks

Teaching Children with Autism to Wear Masks

With COVID-19 continuing to impact schooling across Canada, it’s important for teachers and students to stay safe and follow the health guidelines at the federal, provincial, and municipal levels. Special attention needs to be paid, however, to those students on the...
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...