I use play dough almost every day of the week. It is one of the best tools to use to get your toddler to talk. I have written a specific play routine in My Toddler Talks: Strategies and Activities … [Read more...] about How to Use Play Dough to Get Your Toddler to Talk
Gosh. It's happened again. It's been months since I've written. I'm sorry! I can explain the reasons for my absence in my next post. In the meantime, I’ll quickly share a super cute board book … [Read more...] about Shhh! A Holiday Book to Promote Toddler Language
Summer is here! That means warm, sunny days, and lots of playing outside. When play moves outdoors, there are many wonderful opportunities for children to involve their senses, create memories, be … [Read more...] about Summer Time: Pouring to Improve Attention, Fine Motor Skills, Independence, and Language
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?