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Attention Autism at The Garden

Last week I delivered the Attention Autism workshop at the Garden school in Hackney. Day 1 involved great conversations and opportunities for sharing information and practice with teachers, parents, speech & language therapists and teaching assistants. 87 more words

Attention Autism Training

3 Tips to Keep Lines of Communication Open with a Non-Verbal Child

Did you know that nearly twenty-five percent of people with an autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) are non-verbal? A person who is non-verbal doesn’t use speech to communicate at all.   338 more words

How Can a Speech-Language Pathologist Help You in 2017?

Happy new year! Somehow we blinked, and an entire year has passed and 2017 is here. As we start out the new year, we wanted to take a moment and reflect on some of the ways a speech-language pathologist can help you and your loved ones. 366 more words

A Day In The Life: Raising Three Autistic Toddlers

by Brittany Reiger

Thump. Thump. Thump.

I wake from the thumping of the dog’s tail at the end of our bed. I turn to look at the clock. 2,141 more words

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How can a Speech Language Therapist Help my Child with Hearing Loss?

The role of the speech language therapist is to facilitate communication and teach strategies for the child to acquire language including both comprehension and expression. Another task is to improve speech abilities for effective communication to take place. 428 more words

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Language Disorders Impact Academic Success

During your child’s formative years, the lessons learned in school will benefit your children as well as you by helping them become a strong, self-reliant person. 434 more words

24 Months 3 Weeks - Concept of Recurrence

At this point your child may have graduated from using just “more” to get more of an item. You are going to see more novel word combinations such as “I want that too” or “I want another one”. 138 more words

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