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Episode #047: Picky Eating with Melanie Potock

Do you have a picky eater? Are you wondering how feeding could possibly be a joyous experience? Melanie Potock, SLP, Author, Speaker, and Pediatric Feeding Expert is a wealth of knowledge. She joins me today to break down the characteristics of a picky eater, how to start a positive feeding journey, and some tips around when to get intervention. Feeding causes stress for so many families and children and it does not have to be that way, there is help.

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Autism Outreach Podcast

Testing, testing…1, 2, 3. If you enjoy podcasts and are interested in learning more tips and tricks to use when working with individuals with Autism, …

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Books For Speech Therapy For Toddlers

If you work with toddlers, you’re likely familiar with the phrases, “llama, llama red pajama” from the Llama Llama book series and “I was rocking …

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Episode #044.2: How To Help Students With Apraxia of Speech with Dr. Edythe Strand – Part 2

Are children with Autism more likely to have Apraxia? Dr. Edythe Strand answers this question about the common connections between apraxia and other diagnoses. In this part 2 interview we discuss her development of DTTC treatment and all that went into her research and clinical practice. If you haven’t listened yet, be sure to go back and listen to part 1 to get the full scope of this really interesting interview with Dr. Edythe Strand.

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Activities For Autism – Halloween and Fall

Halloween Activities Halloween is upon us, and ABA Speech is excited to share information about several fun therapy materials we have to offer through Teachers …

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Episode #041: What Play Skills Should My Child Have and How Can I Help Them?

Are you wondering what play should look like for your baby or toddler? Kayla Chalko, from Walkie Talkie Speech Therapy, shares with me the benefits of play and connection. With a breakdown of play skill milestones of babies as young as 6 months up to 2 years of age, Kayla shares her insight on how parents and providers can support and encourage play.

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Episode #040: How Can I Help My Child with Expressive Language Delay?

Effective communication is the foundation of successful interactions. Ashley Scott, SLP-BCBA, shares some real and simple strategies to building expressive language with your child. We discuss language skills beyond the therapy room, what may be holding you and your child back, and the importance of independence in successful language.

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Episode #039: Autism and Supporting Parents- A Talk with Crystal Sanford

Parents are an important part of the team and are integral for a successful therapy process. Today, Crystal Sanford, SLP and Autism mom, joins me to discuss how she provides IEP advocacy and empowerment through her practice, Sanford Autism Consulting. Whether you’re a parent or professional, this episode is full of great information, tips, and ideas to set you off on the right track to attaining successful services for your child or student.

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Episode #038: How to Help Toddlers and Preschool-Aged Students with Autism Communicate

Start Communicating Today, is my new course for toddlers and preschool-aged students with Autism struggling with communication. It’s launching this week and I am detailing everything this new and exciting course will cover. Knowledge is power, so if you’re a parent or a professional who is wondering how to help the early learners in their life, this course is for you!

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Episode #037: Language Development Milestones – A Chat with Allison Fors

What is a milestone? Allison Fors mom, blogger, product developer, and SLP joins me today to discuss the biggest word in the development world; milestones. We talk about the importance of milestones and the whole child, how to analyze milestones, and the scope of an SLP.

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