Photo Credit: D Simmonds Working with toddlers on a regular basis I know transitions can be tough for toddlers. Who wants to stop playing to go grocery shopping? Who wants to leave the park to pick … [Read more...] about Toddler Language: A Song to Help Transition Between Activities and Tasks
Every so often I receive emails from parents or therapists that I don’t know personally nor have ever met. The other day, a mom emailed me with the following question: “My daughter is 2 and a half … [Read more...] about How Do I Get My Toddler to Sit and Focus During a Speech Therapy Session?
I’ve fallen a little behind on writing my monthly blog posts. I’m sorry! This past year has been extremely busy. Last April, I moved into a new office space in Ramsey and ramped up seeing my … [Read more...] about What’s New at My Toddler Talks
Photo Credit: cseeman Flickr Recent research is confirming that background noise inhibits children’s ability to acquire new words. Psychologists from the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Brianna … [Read more...] about How to Decrease Background Noise to Promote Word Learning in Early Intervention
Photo Credit: babyfella2007 Speech Therapy For Toddlers: Keep the Communication Real You think you’re doing everything right. You strategically use self-talk and parallel talk, you give … [Read more...] about Speech Therapy for Toddlers: Keep the Communication Real