How to Expand Your Child’s Vocabulary to Improve Their Communication

In order for you and your child to benefit from this post, please click HERE (if you haven't read it yet) to read about how vocabulary impacts communication and what the underlying cause for your child's impaired vocabulary and communication skills may be. WHY MORE READING?!?! In order to improve your child's vocabulary/communication, we have… Continue reading How to Expand Your Child’s Vocabulary to Improve Their Communication

Is Your Child Having Difficulty Communicating? It May Be Due to a Limited Vocabulary Bank.

Hi everyone 🙂 Speech-language pathologist/momma here to talk about why vocabulary is so important to your child's communication skills and how to improve your child's vocabulary through everyday activities you can do at home. This post pertains to infants - teenagers. VOCABULARY is all about knowing what word goes with objects/actions/people and knowing how to… Continue reading Is Your Child Having Difficulty Communicating? It May Be Due to a Limited Vocabulary Bank.

Everyday Activities to do at Home to Help Your Child Start Talking

Hey ya'll.  I'm feeling a little emotional while I write this one, because as a mother, as well as a speech-language pathologist, I know that some of you are reading this because you are worried about your child. Any parent out there all too well knows the pain of worry for their children, especially if… Continue reading Everyday Activities to do at Home to Help Your Child Start Talking

How to Improve Your Child’s Speech at Home Using Everyday Activities

Hi everyone! This post was written from the perspective of a mother AND a speech-language pathologist. This post is all about how to improve your child's speech at home using everyday activities. If you're not sure which sounds your child should be saying for their current age, take a look at the developmental norms here. Two… Continue reading How to Improve Your Child’s Speech at Home Using Everyday Activities

Beginning of the Year Checklist

The new school year is fast approaching and I am getting nervous. I have been practicing speech-language pathology for 7 years now, 6 of them being in the school system, and I still get nervous at the beginning of every school year. I know what I am supposed to do (thank goodness I got my… Continue reading Beginning of the Year Checklist