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Embracing “Screen Time”

Embracing “Screen Time”

With the abrupt onset of virtual learning due to COVID-19, screens are pervading our children’s daily lives in ways that they never have before. Whereas, in the past, parents gained some solace in the fact that their child was relatively “screen-free” for 7-8 hours of the day

Importance of “Brain Breaks” During Virtual Learning

Importance of “Brain Breaks” During Virtual Learning

Incorporating breaks throughout the school day is super important, especially during COVID-19 as most of the students are starting out with virtual learning.  Sitting at a computer for long periods of time can be very tiresome and stressful.

Feeding Your Child

Feeding Your Child

Feeding your child does it involve adorably themed snacks in little compartmentalized
containers boasting Instagram-worthy status or perfectly balanced combinations from all the
food groups creating a colorful display? Oh it doesn’t?! Well you’re not alone!

Stay Organized with Back to School

Stay Organized with Back to School

It’s that time of year again! Whether your child is going back to school in person or virtually it will be important for them to stay organized and on top of their assignments.

The New “Back to School”

The New “Back to School”

As summer comes to an end and the school year is just around the corner we face yet another change in routine. This school year will be a little bit different than those in the past.

Practicing Good Mental Health Hygiene During a Crisis

Practicing Good Mental Health Hygiene During a Crisis

Being a parent or caregiver is challenging during the best of times. Being the parent or caregiver of a child with a disability can be especially hard. Add to the mix a global pandemic and a national reckoning on issues of race and inequality and just getting through the day can sometimes be a daunting task.

Targeting Speech & Language Skills While Wearing a Mask

Targeting Speech & Language Skills While Wearing a Mask

As we begin transitioning back to the clinic, you may be worried about how your child (especially a younger one) will be able to participate in speech/language therapy while wearing a mask, or while the Speech and Language Pathologist (SLP) is wearing a mask.

Keeping Kids Active Over Summer Break

Keeping Kids Active Over Summer Break

After a stressful spring quarantined at home, many families are now adjusting what their summer looks like based on regular summer activities that might no longer be an option. Here are some fun and safe ways to keep kids active over the summer!   Activities in...

Face Coverings Tips and Tricks

Face Coverings Tips and Tricks

What an unprecedented time we are living in. The CDC currently recommends wearing a cloth face covering when leaving your home, regardless of whether you have fever or symptoms of COVID-19.