Why Babbling Matters

Why Babbling Matters

  Language Development Around six months old, the coos and gurgles your infant makes start to give way to real, language-like sounds.  These sounds, known as babbing, are a huge leap forward in language development.  At this stage, babbling sounds like the same...
Is My Toddler a Late Talker?

Is My Toddler a Late Talker?

“Late talkers” Late Talkers are a group of children who otherwise show age appropriate receptive language skills (understanding of language), nonverbal IQ, and typical social development/personality. However, these children are behind in their expressive...
Spring Speech Therapy Activities

Spring Speech Therapy Activities

Spring speech activities at The Speech DynamicSpring is just around the corner! Here are a few speech therapy ideas for spring. All of the items below were purchased at CVS     “Spring Up and Catch Game” for speech and language therapy This game has been a...
5 Tips to Help your Little One Love to Read

5 Tips to Help your Little One Love to Read

Reading out loud Reading out loud is one of the best things you can do to encourage your child’s literacy skills, social skills, and language skills. By making the time to read, we show children the importance of reading and the magic that books hold. We can also help...
What They Do When They’re Two

What They Do When They’re Two

As a Pediatric Speech Pathologist… I get a lot of questions from parents on what children should be do in terms of speech and language. The following summarizes what we expect to see for children two to three years of age. Please keep in mind while there is a...
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