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Encouraging Speech Through Charades
Encouraging Speech Through Charades
Charades is a game the whole family can enjoy, even young children just beginning to develop their speech and language skills. Once you understand how to play and how…...
Including Siblings in Speech Practice
Including Siblings in Speech Practice
Speech practice can be a monotonous time for children, but including their siblings can make it much more entertaining. As long as the tone stays positive, including…...
Moving Beyond Baby Talk
Moving Beyond Baby Talk
It can be hard to refrain from baby talk when speaking with young children, but it is important to do so in order for children to better develop speech and language…...
Nursery Songs and Speech
Nursery Songs and Speech
Nursery songs are a very common part of speech therapy sessions with children. These silly verses help children with speech practice, provide opportunities for…...
Questionnaire: Do You Encourage Speech at Home?
Questionnaire: Do You Encourage Speech at Home?
Encouraging verbal communication is especially important when someone suffers from a speech disruption or disorder. Reflecting on the extent to which you encourage…...
Reading a Picture Book
Reading a Picture Book
Children’s language and literacy skills can be greatly honed by reading picture books with adults. You can help children read these books by asking about the story,…...
Speech and Shopping Lists
Speech and Shopping Lists
It may not seem like your average shopping list has much to teach you or your child, but creating, writing and reading shopping lists are perfect opportunities for…...
Speech Practice and Household Chores
Speech Practice and Household Chores
Household chores provide a wonderful opportunity to practice self-directed speech activities. Not only are you able to speak while engaging in physical activities, but…...
Using Board Games to Encourage Speech
Using Board Games to Encourage Speech
Board games are a classic type of family entertainment, and the fun they bring can be an important part of helping those in speech therapy enjoy their time and look…...
Using the Internet in Speech Practice
Using the Internet in Speech Practice
The Internet is full of wonderful resources for a stimulating at home speech practice. In addition to receiving speech therapy sessions online you can also access…...
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