Ask A Therapist: Which Hierarchies Should My Child Follow?

I am a parent who has been watching your DVDs in order to help my son – I don’t think there is a TalkTools trained therapist where I live (Hawaii). How do I know which hierarchies ar...

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TalkTools Marketing Team 23 May 18

Ask A Therapist: Thickened Liquids & Straw Hierarchy

I am using your straws for therapy with several of my students. When we get to the thickened liquid steps I am not sure what food to use at the puree and pudding consistencies, as my stude...

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TalkTools Marketing Team

Ask A Therapist: Jaw Stability Protocol for Severe Underbite

Hi Therapists, What do I do for a 19 year old student with a severe underbite (a gap of ½ inch between top and bottom teeth) when trying to use the jaw stability protocol? Thank you. When y...

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TalkTools Marketing Team 25 Feb 15

Ask A Therapist: Proper Tongue Elevation & Retraction

I need advice please! I am seeing a 5 year old child with severe childhood apraxia of speech together with dysarthria (specifically weakness of tongue and lips). So far his lip strength and ...

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TalkTools Marketing Team 18 Feb 15

Ask A Therapist: TMJ Sensory Feedback for Calming

Hey Sara, Recently you had a parent open question meeting in Corpus Christi, TX. I was there with my 8 month old baby. You were talking to a woman who’s 5-ish son with Down syndrome wa...

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TalkTools Marketing Team 12 Nov 14

Ask A Therapist: Optimal Bite & Structural Cross Bite

Hello Sara, I took your course in NYC Sept 2013. I have a question, if you don’t mind answering, I have a student with down’s syndrome who is 12 years old and up until now has no...

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TalkTools Marketing Team 05 Nov 14

Ask A Therapist: Nasal Emission of “SH”, “CH”, & “J”

Hi Sara, I have a student who is turning four years old next month. I have been seeing her for several months for nasal emission on /sh/, /ch/ and /j/. She never had any anatomical problems ...

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TalkTools Marketing Team 29 Oct 14

Ask A Therapist: Unsupervised Chewing

Hello, My patient was evaluated by you in June of 2014.  We are currently using the red chewy tube and yellow chewy tube in therapy and at home to improve jaw strength and stability. Ho...

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TalkTools Marketing Team 22 Oct 14

Ask A Therapist: Vocalic /R/

Hi Ms. Rosenfeld-Johnson,   I took your oral placement technique course in New York a few weeks ago. I have a few clients who have difficult with the /r/ and tried out the robot techn...

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TalkTools Marketing Team 15 Oct 14

Ask A Therapist: Strong Gag Reflex

Tervehdys!   I am speech pathologist from Finland, took your class about Feeding Therapy: a sensory-motor approach at Helsinki last May. I am sending you an e-mail, because I met a ne...

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TalkTools Marketing Team 08 Oct 14