Better Speech and Hearing Month!
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) designates the month of May as “Better Speech and Hearing Month!” Usually during this time of year Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs) and Audiologists come together for..
Talking To Loved Ones With Dementia
Communicating with loved ones who have Alzheimer’s disease, another dementia or memory loss can be challenging if not frustrating for both communicative partners. However, there are three common tips to..
Impacts of Seasonal Allergies on Speech and Hearing
Seasonal allergies can severely affect speech and language development. Several children who present with speech or voice disorders will also suffer from allergic rhinitis and/or asthma. Allergies interfere with the..
Maximizing the Effectiveness of iPad Use for All Children
iPads are growing in popularity with not only children who have Autism but with children of all ages. These can be great tools as there are different ways to utilize..
Signs, Symptoms, and Potential Causes of Pediatric Dysphagia
Possible Signs of a Feeding/Swallowing Disorder Refusing to eat Eating very little for a prolonged period of time Spitting out food Frequent coughing or throat clearing during or soon after..