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4 ways to use liquid floor tiles to support speech and language at home

Has anyone seen these things yet? Our SLPA, Rachel, suggested bringing them into the clinic and I’m currently just a little bit obsessed (I get … Read more

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Does My Preschooler Need Speech Therapy – Pragmatics Edition

A Guide for Parents Hi All! Hope you’re enjoying the last long days of Seattle summer. As we approach the start of kindergarten, we know … Read more


Does My Preschooler Need Speech Therapy? – Speech Sounds Edition

A Guide for Parents Hey party people! I hope you all are enjoying the long Seattle summer days and all that comes with it. Around … Read more

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3 Types of Play to Encourage Language Development

Hey everyone! Today I’m going to take a quick minute to talk about the beautiful world of play. As a pediatric speech language pathologist, I … Read more

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Communication Milestones by Age

These are communication skills that a child is expected to be demonstrating frequently and easily by the age listed. If you are not observing this … Read more

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Our favorite toys for play therapy

Below are toys we frequently use during therapy. It should be noted that play therapy is NOT about the toys, it’s about what you do … Read more

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What’s in my office? October Book List

I’ve had some of you request that I share the materials that I regularly use in my speech office, and I thought what a perfect … Read more

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What’s in my office? November Sensory Bin

Happy November everybody! This edition of What’s in My Office?! is dedicated to my sensory bin. Of course this is not always the case, but … Read more

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Frequently Used Speech and Language Terms – What is what?

Receptive Language Receptive language is a person’s ability to understand language. This includes understanding of words and sentences, understanding of basic concepts, following directions, and … Read more