Music & Speech Therapy

Music & Speech Therapy: Building Language while Crafting Instruments

Music & Speech Therapy: Building Language while Crafting Instruments Music & Speech Therapy – There are several ways in which music can be used to build speech and language skills (read about it here). Music allows a speech therapist to bring in a lot of fun into the session. The right song (or rhyme) can …

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Tips to Engage Children Meaningfully During Travel

Tips to Engage Children Meaningfully During Travel Tips to Engage Children Meaningfully During Travel -Vacations call for happy times with family while you explore the place and enjoy being away from work and daily chores. We all plan well ahead of our vacations, except for the impromptu plans. Even till date, whenever I plan a …

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Autism Series VIII: 7 Ways to Deal with Fluctuations in your Child’s Skills

Autism Series VIII: 7 Ways to Deal with Fluctuations in your Child’s Skills Deal with Fluctuations in your Child’s Skills, Consistent therapy for a child with Autism / ASD can help develop positive changes in his / her skills. However, there are times when the child may show fluctuations in the skills despite such consistency …

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Playdates For Children With Special Needs

Playdates For Children With Special Needs

Playdates For Children With Special Needs Playdates are vital for all children to hone critical social skills on which future relationships will be built. But with special needs children, scheduling a playdate can feel a bit overwhelming. Special needs children tend to have a difficult time interacting with their peers. As a parent, you want to …

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Everyday Items as Awesome Toys: BINDIS

Everyday Items as Awesome Toys: BINDIS Everyday Items as Awesome Toys, The awesomeness of common items in play should not go unnoticed! In this series, we will explore one such common item each time and discuss different ways to play with it. This article is exploring the everyday item: Bindis   Bindis are easily available …

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Shereen Idiculla on a Roll with Oral Placement Therapy

Shereen Idiculla on a Roll with Oral Placement Therapy Shereen Idiculla 14 years of practice, India’s First Speech Language Therapist to complete Level 3 Oral Placement Therapy, Hanen Certified, Director of Clinical Services at PlayStreet Specially Abled Educare Trust, Co-founder and Director of KidsStreet, a keen learner and a compassionate personality, Shereen Idiculla with all …

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Self-Control Activities for Children

Self-Control Activities for Children Introducing new behaviors to children or changing or modifying the old ones can be a herculean task. Children are quick learners and absorb things like a sponge. Therefore, what we present to them has to be done with a certain thought and deliberately at times. Self-control is one such thing that …

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5 Fun Messy Play Activities To Help Children Talk

5 Fun Messy Play Activities To Help Children Talk

5 Fun Messy Play Activities To Help Children Talk As parents, caregivers and teachers, we are constantly looking for fun and meaningful ways to engage our children. However, in our enthusiasm to help them learn to speak, many of us forget the one activity that all children love, and that forms the basic building block …

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