Is screen time causing speech delays?

Is screen time causing speech delays?

Social media has been a-buzz after a  research  study claimed that screen time causes speech delays. The author of the study, explains that definitive research and longitudinal studies are still needed. But, the initial claim is causing panic amongst parents.  ...
What’s the pic? Articulation: App Review

What’s the pic? Articulation: App Review

Articulation often requires drill and practice. What’s the Pic? Artic from Home Speech Home  is a fantastic way to practice speech sounds in a fun and exciting way! If you are sceptical about how drill and practice can be exciting, here is how it works:  ...
Listening Power Grades 4 – 8+

Listening Power Grades 4 – 8+

Hot on the heels of Listening Power Preschool, is Listening Power Grades 4 -8+ Even though I have used the Preschool version with some of my older children, it is really fantastic to have a resource that is tailored with more advanced content to target this age group....
Is my child stuttering?

Is my child stuttering?

It is often frightening for parents when they hear their child stumbling over their words and they often think that their child is stuttering. Many people become non-fluent when they are tired, excited or nervous, or perhaps do not have the knowledge to express what...
Factory of Categories: App Review

Factory of Categories: App Review

The ability to group objects according to their common characteristics is a basic concept that helps children build a basis for organizing not only their semantic knowledge (meaning of words) but also their world. Classifying and categorizing provide the foundation...
Childhood Apraxia of Speech

Childhood Apraxia of Speech

The act of speaking is a highly sophisticated one! It involves transmitting the message from the brain to the muscles   of the mouth, face, tongue, and soft palate. Any interruption along this pathway may cause  Apraxia of Speech. Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS) is...