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Win a Pre-Feeding Kit!

We are happy to introduce our new Pre-Feeding Kit! The goal of a pre-feeding program is to develop the oral sensory motor skills to support safe, effective and nutritive feeding. This kit was designed in response to therapist and family requests for a comprehensive kit appropriate across the ages and for a variety of feeding… read more

3 Years & 3 Years 1 Month: Happy Birthday, Little Fire Cracker!

3 Years She is 3! Happy birthday to this little fire cracker.     Belle has MANY nicknames around our house including Beezy, Boppy, B-Belle, Belldozer, and Bops. She is very used to her nicknames and answers to all of them graciously . The nickname that I have been calling her lately, however, is Chatty Cathy. Three years ago… read more

Ask A Therapist: Child with a small mouth

When people need help with therapy or products, we put TalkTools® Instructors to work and then publish the exchange for anyone in the same situation to get help, too. This question is from Jennifer, via email. Hi TalkTools, I am working with a child with a very small mouth, and the Yellow Chewy Tube is still too big… read more

Elizabeth: 4 Tips to Live with Sensory Processing Disorder

“Okay Michele, we have a room on the 5th floor, so we can all get into the elevator now.  Our room is ready.” My husband John says these words. They are heard by our children who fly to the elevator, all excited to start our vacation. What I hear is ELEVATOR!!!! 5TH FLOOR!!!! What I… read more

Ask A Therapist: 4 year old with Sensory Processing Disorder

When people need help with therapy or products, we put TalkTools® Instructors to work and then publish the exchange for anyone in the same situation to get help, too. This question is from Randee, via email. Hi TalkTools, I am working with a 4 year old boy with Sensory Processing Disorder. When producing the /s/ phoneme he takes… read more