Speech and Language Milestone Chart
As a parent it is very important to become involved in your child's development. Listed below are some speech and language milestones with suggested activities that facilitate speech/language communication and..
Effects of Hearing Loss on Development
It is well recognized that hearing is critical to speech and language development, communication, and learning. Children with listening difficulties due to hearing loss or auditory processing problems continue to..
Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OMD)
What are orofacial myofunctional disorders (OMD)? With OMD, the tongue moves forward in an exaggerated way during speech and/or swallowing. The tongue may lie too far forward during rest or..
Educating Parents About Warning Signs, Early Intervention Key To Helping Children Who Stutter
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and the Stuttering Foundation Team Up to Spread the Word (Rockville, MD - May 7, 2012) The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and the Stuttering Foundation are..
About Suffolk Speech and Myofunctional Therapy
Hi All! My name is Terri and I will be taking over the blog for the next month. I recently graduated with my Masters of Science from Adelphi University in..