Sensory Bin Fun!

Sensory bins are a favorite tool of speech therapists, teachers and parents alike! They provide an immersive, hands-on opportunity for  … Read more

Activities to Celebrate Diversity

Every day, adults and children alike are learning how to be more inclusive and celebrate the beautiful diversity in our  … Read more

Hidden Messages

How fun is this?! Create and send “secret messages” with this activity! This could also be a motivating way to  … Read more

How to Get the Most Out of Toy Time

A trip to the toy store isn’t so simple (or cheap) these days. Parents and kids are flooded with nearly  … Read more

Our Speech Therapists’ Five Favorite Picture Books for Kindergarteners

Ding dong! Is that the bell? The school bell? Classes are starting across the country and that includes your kindergartener who you  … Read more

Five toys you have in your house right now that can help prepare your child for kindergarten

Toys, toys, toys! Not only can they be used for play, but also for teaching and preparing your child for  … Read more

The Power of a Point

By: Abbey Vielhaber Why Is Pointing Important? Helps direct attention to what we see or are thinking about Helps bridge  … Read more

Using “DIP” With Your Child

By: Claire Slavik, M.A., CF-SLP WHAT is “DIP”? “DIP” stands for duration, intensity, and pitch. These features add meaning and  … Read more

It’s Not Just Play, It’s Hard Work!

It might look like your child is “just playing,” but did you know play is hard work? Play provides opportunities  … Read more

Making an Experience Book with Your Child

By: Claire Slavik, M.A., CF-SLP An experience book captures the everyday moments that your child finds important in their daily life. This  … Read more

Tantrums Vs. Meltdowns

By: Natalie Day, M.S., CCC-SLP Three of our talented speech therapists, Sarah Denman, Eileen Adamo, and Joelle Umstead, shared a  … Read more

Navigating the IEP Process

By: Lora McConnell, M.A., CCC-SLP What do you do if you have a concern about how your child is functioning  … Read more