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Interview with Aodrenn, speech therapist

Hi Aodrenn, you are a speech therapist and you offer consultations in French in New York. Could you tell us about your background?

I have graduated from the Haute Ecole of Liege, Belgium, in “Logopedie” hence “orthophonie” or speech therapy. 409 more words

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Encourage Early Literacy for National Reading Month!

March is National Reading Month! Did you know that speech-language pathologists can play a key role in helping children learn to read? In fact, recent survey found that over 70% of teachers believed that students who received speech therapy services demonstrated improved reading skills in the classroom (ASHA, National Outcome Measurement System). 399 more words

Trisomy Awareness Month: Spotlight on Down Syndrome

Did you know that March is Trisomy Awareness Month? In support of this awareness campaign, today we’re focusing our blog on one of the most common trisomy conditions: Down Syndrome. 356 more words

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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