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..
Spatial Concepts and Relationships – Early Skills with Preschoolers
Spatial concepts (a category of basic concepts) define the relationship between us and objects, as well as the relationships of objects to each other. As our language begins to develop,..
Helpful Strategies for Auditory Memory
Memory impacts a person’s ability to perform almost any activity. Memory is how “knowledge is encoded, stored, and later retrieved” (Kandell, Schwartz, and Jessell, 2000). Even mild memory deficits can..
Vocal Fold Nodules and the Role of the SLP in Assessing Voice Disorders
In order to understand how vocal pathologies occur we must first understand the anatomy and physiology of the airway and speech mechanism. The vocal folds are house within the larynx,..