Early Language Development

Bilingualism or Speech Disorder - Mommy Speech Therapy
Bilingual, Early Language Development, Improving Articulation, Language Delay, Spanish

Telling the difference between Bilingualism and a Speech Disorder

I’m happy to welcome Scott Prath, M.A., CCC-SLP, the Vice President of Bilinguistics in Austin, Texas to share his expertise on bilingualism and speech disorders with us. Distinguishing between bilingualism and speech disorders is vital when it comes to treating the bilingual population and I hope the information Scott shares […]

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Assistive Technology, Early Language Development, Misc. Speech Resources

Language Development Using Mobile Technologies

I’m happy to have speech-language pathologist Sean Sweeney, share his perspective on some mobile applications that can promote language development as parents and children interact with them together. I have been so excited about all the possibilities these new mobile technologies such as the iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, as well […]

Toys, Books & Games that Promote Language Development - Mommy Speech Therapy
Early Language Development

Toys, Books & Games that Promote Language Development

Having just announced my first PAL Awards (Play Advances Language), recognizing toys, games and books that encourage language, I wanted to share why I am so passionate about promoting children’s language. Early language proficiency correlates with later performance in school—reading, writing, and critical thinking skills—and influences emotional, cognitive and social […]