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Teaching Your Child to Use Action Verbs

Teaching Your Child to Use Action Verbs

Often times, a child's early vocabulary is filled with a lot of nouns. While nouns are great, it is also extremely beneficial to start teaching your child more verbs (action verbs) to broaden their expressive/receptive vocabulary. It is very important to focus on...

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Self-Talk and Parallel-Talk

Self-Talk and Parallel-Talk

Self-Talk and Parallel-Talk are two strategies that are great to help develop speech and language skills in any setting! Let's talk about the difference and examples of what to say!   When implementing self-talk, narrate what you are doing, eating, touching,...

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5 Tips for Starting off 2021

5 Tips for Starting off 2021

I don’t think anyone was sorry to see 2020 end.  There’s a about a million funny memes out there that can attest! Healthcare workers have had an especially tough year, fighting for lives on the front line.  We are proud of you.  Below are 5 tips to help...

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What is Expressive Language?

What is Expressive Language?

Expressive language is the ability to convey your message to another person through speech, signs, sounds, or writing. Even before babies begin to approximate their first words, they use expressive communication through crying, babbling, and body language. It is...

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