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It seemed like good times were right around the corner

It was Thursday, June 11, 2015. Mom, Chris, and I arrived at the hospital in time to see Dad on dialysis and the infectious diseases (ID) doctor in my father’s room. 1,225 more words

Working Together: Group Treatment in Speech Therapy

When people think of speech therapy, they usually picture a therapist and patient working together one-on-one. While this kind of therapy certainly has benefits like individual attention and the ability to closely assess a patient’s specific strengths and challenges, including group treatment as a part of speech-language therapy can have enormous benefits too. 259 more words

This Speech Expert Thinks Trump Has A Disorder – Here’s Why (VIDEO)

This article seemed interesting, simply by it’s title.  Once I read further, I realized I should share and everyone can draw their own conclusion.

No doubt Pro-Trump folks on TFC will cry “foul! 719 more words

U.S. Politics

Reading Trouble? A Speech-Language Pathologist Can Help!

A couple of weeks ago, we talked about ways you can work with your child at home to prepare them to learn to read. Developing pre-literacy skills with your child can go a long way towards improving reading skills down the road, but many children still need a little extra help when the time comes. 324 more words

The letter board

It was Sunday, June 7, 2015. After the events of the preceding couple of days, we were eager for some good news. Mom and I stopped by the hospital on the way to church and were pleased to learn that Michelle, one of our favorite nurses, was assigned to Dad. 1,013 more words

Neuroplasticity (Part 2.)

My previous post on this topic examined neuroplasticity as it naturally occurs over the lifespan, especially during childhood. Today I want to focus more on the therapy approaches that claim to… 1,467 more words

Child Development

What Is A Cleft And How Does It Affect Communication?

Did you know that 4,437 children are born with a cleft lip and/or cleft palate in the United States every year? Each July organizations across the country raise public awareness of cleft and other craniofacial disorders with National Cleft and Craniofacial Awareness and Prevention Month. 391 more words