ask a therapist: feeding issue with child who has beckwith wiedmann syndrome

Dear Lori, My child who is 2 1/2 years old was diagnosed with Autism and Beckwith Wiedemann at 1 1/2 and is receiving Early Intervention and making great improvement.  His greatest issue i...

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TalkTools Marketing Dept. 10 Jun 13

what is aphasia?

Aphasia is an acquired communication disorder that results from damage to the parts of the brain that contain language, but does not affect intelligence. Aphasia causes problems with any or ...

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TalkTools Marketing Dept. 03 Jun 13

aphasia and slps

Speech therapy can help you regain the ability to express yourself and have others understand you, especially when intensive therapy begins soon after a stroke or any type of brain injury o...

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asha poster 2012

Variability of Tongue-Tip Placement: Acoustically Standard Production of /s/ Cross-Culturally Rosenfeld-Johnson, S. (2012, November). Poster session presented at the Annual ASHA Convention. ...

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TalkTools Marketing Dept. 29 May 13

ask a therapist: adult patients with velopharyngeal closure

Hello, I am a Speech Pathologist from the Pittsburgh area.  Could you tell me what you use as far as horns so that I may incorporate them into my therapy sessions.  I see stroke patients w...

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TalkTools Marketing Dept. 27 May 13

ask a therapist: sensory processing assistance with a client that has down syndrome

Hi Lori,   I am a speech pathologist working with Toddlers. A few years ago I attended your conference on feeding therapy. I haven’t had to use a lot of the techniques up until now, so I ...

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Talktool admin 13 May 13

course review: solving the puzzle of autism using tactile therapy techniques

We had a great course two weeks ago in Baltimore and received the below review on Robyn Merkel-Walsh’s course “Solving the Puzzle of Autism Using Tactile Therapy Techniques”...

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TalkTools Marketing Dept. 10 May 13

ask a therapist: dystonic cerebral palsy extension patterns and jaw weakness

Hi there, I have just assessed an absolutely delightful little four year old boy with a diagnosis of Dystonic Cerebral Palsy. All four limbs are affected but the weakness is more apparent on...

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TalkTools Marketing Dept. 06 May 13

better hearing and speech month

CELEBRATE BETTER HEARING AND SPEECH MONTH THIS MAY WITH THE AMERICAN SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING ASSOCIATION Since 1927, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association has celebrated Better He...

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TalkTools Marketing Dept. 01 May 13

promoting communication health of aging americans

National Awareness Month Used To Promote Communication Health Of An Aging America As people age, normal changes occur in hearing, speech, language, memory, and swallowing. Once an individual...

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