Holiday Gifts to Enhance the Development and Interaction of Your Older Child

Holiday Gifts to Enhance the Development and Interaction of Your Older Child

Tracey Dantin, MA/CCC-SLP, Pediatric Supervisor When our children are young, choosing toys for birthdays and holidays is fun and easy. Colorful, safe, interactive toys are easy to find. However, once children reach elementary and middle school, there is a dramatic shift from imagination to technology. Oftentimes, parents and family members struggle finding toys children will […]

Play with Purpose

Play with Purpose

As a speech-language pathologist for more than 27 years, I have had the privilege of working with many parents in helping their children acquire speech and language skills.  One of the first questions parents ask me is often, “what is therapy going to be like?”  The answer is simple.  Play or more specifically, play with […]