Are you Asking the Right Questions?

Are you Asking the Right Questions?

Brooke Andrews, M.A CCC-SLP I like to think of questions like “Goldilocks and Three Bears.” There are questions that are “too easy,” questions that are “too hard,” and there are “just right” questions. Let’s talk about each of these: Questions that are too easy tend...
The Power of Waiting

The Power of Waiting

Brooke Andrews, M.A CCC-SLP As a Pediatric Speech-Pathologist, I do a lot of talking! There is another strategy I use just as often, and that’s waiting. Waiting is a powerful tool. It provides a child with the opportunity for communication and a meaningful context for...
Sucking vs Suckling and Mouth Development

Sucking vs Suckling and Mouth Development

  Brooke Andrews, M.A. CCC-SLP Did you know that babies are born with reflexes that assist them with feeding until they are ready to do the movements on their own? There are 7 reflexes that help your baby with feeding. Most of these reflexes “integrate” or...
The Seven Oral Reflexes

The Seven Oral Reflexes

Brooke Andrews, M.A. CCC-SLP Did you know that your baby was born with reflexes that assist him with feeding until he is ready to do the movements on his/her own? There are 7 reflexes that help your baby with feeding. Most of these reflexes “integrate” or “disappear”...
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