Why do we need to remember 90-90-90 for eating?

Why do we need to remember 90-90-90 for eating?

The Speech Therapy team has put together helpful reasons as to why the 90-90-90 method of eating is best.   When you are eating on the couch, in the car, or even in bed, have you ever noticed that you spill, cough, or even find eating more effortful? A big reason...

What is the Best Seat for my Baby

What is the Best Seat for my Baby

The Physical Therapy team has put together some helpful tips on which seat is best for your baby.   Every parent needs a seat or container they can put their child in and feel secure knowing that they will provide optimal stability and safety. Choosing the best...

Taking Off the Pressure at Mealtimes

Taking Off the Pressure at Mealtimes

The Speech Therapy team shares some pointers on mealtimes and eating. Did you know that encouraging your child to eat and worrying about what your child is eating (or not eating!) can actually lead to more picky eating? It’s natural for parents to be concerned about...

Fine Motor Activities to Try at Home

Fine Motor Activities to Try at Home

The Occupational Therapy team has put together a list of fine motor activities to try out at home. Completing these activities can help carryover skills they are learning in the clinic. Manipulating Play Doh   Build ”breakfast foods”: make an egg, flatten to a...

How You Can Tell If Your Child Is a Gestalt Language Processor

How You Can Tell If Your Child Is a Gestalt Language Processor

In our last blog, we discussed the different ways children process language, and how some children are gestalt language processors. How can you tell if your child is a gestalt language processor? One telltale sign is if your child repetitively reproduces phrases. We...

Analytic vs Gestalt Language Processing

Analytic vs Gestalt Language Processing

It might seem like children all develop language the same way—they learn some words, then sentences, and finally they can have a conversation with you. But there are two ways to develop language: analytic language processing and gestalt language processing.  ...

What Does Your Insurance Coverage Look Like?

What Does Your Insurance Coverage Look Like?

It’s that time again, you call insurance and ask them if a service is covered, and they tell you “Absolutely!”  But there might be additional information you need to know before you get into services, we’re here to tell you what they won’t! We do our best to get an...

Gestalt Language Processing: Another Way to Develop Language

Gestalt Language Processing: Another Way to Develop Language

By Josie Mlynarski, SLP Graduate Student   Have you ever heard of Gestalt Language Processing?   Typically, when we think of language development, we are speaking in terms of analytic language processing, which is the process of building language from small...

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