The art of conversation

The art of conversation

Conversation relates to how we interact socially with others. Conversation is “the exchange of news and ideas between two or more people.” A speech-language therapist may refer to  conversational skills as pragmatics.  This is  the way people use language...
Play without Toys

Play without Toys

There are so many toys that get pumped by the media as being ‘necessary’ because of their educational value. In an effort to do what is best for their child, many parents run off to buy the new toy only to find that their child enjoys playing with the box...
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.  ...