functional improvements of speech, feeding, and sleep after lingual frenectomy tongue-tie release: a prospective cohort study

Original article is posted here. Authors: Richard Baxter, DMD, MS, Robyn Merkel-Walsh, MA, CCC-SLP/COM, Barbara Stark Baxter, MD, FACP, Ashley Lashley, BS, and Nicholas R. Rendell, MSc, PhD ...

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Talktool admin 01 Jun 20

the new normal

We have now been in the lockdown for close to 60+ days.  I have such a hard time believing that it has been that long but at the same time,   IT  HAS BEEN  THAT  LONG. Things we left b...

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Talktool admin 15 May 20

the teletherapy tales

Anna has been adjusting to her new routine.  When I say it’s time to do speech therapy, instead of heading to the door, she heads straight upstairs to the computer.  We have been doing o...

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Talktool admin 14 May 20

“the exceptional child: empowered!” updates

TalkTools has been approved as a Corporate Level CEU Provider with the American Academy of Dental Hygiene!  TalkTools joins such respected organizations as the American Dental Hygienists&#...

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Talktool admin 23 Apr 20

finding good among the bad

At home life with Anna has been quite interesting. It’s been a bit difficult because of course, she has no clue why we can’t go outside anymore. She has no clue why we haven’t been goi...

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Talktool admin 14 Apr 20

something that makes you happy

As I write this I am sitting with some ice on my left knee.  Why the ice? Well, it all started in October with a poorly planned turn of direction on my part which resulted in a twist of my ...

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Talktool admin 13 Apr 20

teletherapy tips and tricks

We have put together an abundance of resources for both parents and therapists to use during these hectic times. Many practices have switched to teletherapy to continue their therapy practic...

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Talktool admin 30 Mar 20

covid-19: private practitioners report on office closures and telepractice

Originally written by Carol Polovoy and Jillian Kornak for the ASHA blog March 25, 2020  As schools and businesses shut down the week of March 16 in response to social distancing and shel...

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Talktool admin 26 Mar 20

talktools global virtual conference to start on may 7

TalkTools has just announced that its upcoming Global Virtual Conference will start on May 7. The week-long event will cover the latest training topics related to speech, feeding, Orofacial ...

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Talktool admin 25 Mar 20

reminiscing on better times

Prior to the worsening of this Coronavirus in February, we were able to take our pre-planned trip to Europe.  The children had a mid-winter break and we took advantage of it.  We were so ...

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Talktool admin 23 Mar 20