Interesting Autism Study!
A new study has just been published on the relationship with Autism and the human voice! Here is the abstract: Underconnectivity between voice-selective cortex and reward circuitry in children with..
What is dysphagia? Why do Speech Pathologists treat it?
Dysphagia is laments terms is difficulty with swallowing. Dysphagia can occur at any stage of swallowing...below are the phases of swallowing and what should be occurring during a typical swallow...
What is a cochlear implant? What does it sound like?
A cochlear implant is a implant is a device that provides direct electrical stimulation to the auditory (hearing) nerve in the inner ear. People with a sensorineural hearing loss (a hearing..
What is Myofunctional Therapy?
Myofunctional therapy is a specialized remedial program specifically designed for the correction of the tongue thrust/posture problem. Most of the patients in our practice are referred for myofunctional therapy by an..
New HBO Documentary about Special Needs!
Hey everyone, Next week HBO is premiering a new documentary called, “Miss You Can Do It”. It is premiering on June 24th at 9pm. The documentary is following a pageant started..