Get Prepped for Prep

Get Prepped for Prep

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.  – Dr. Seuss Starting school is a big milestone – for parents and children. It’s a big step up from Kinder and we want it to go smoothly for everyone.  After...
Using toys in therapy

Using toys in therapy

You don’t have to look far to find motivating toys to work on speech and language goals. Often the gems are found in your house.  In the clinic I am loving Trash Packs coupled with the Trash Pack truck. Trash Packs are mini squashy pieces of rubber with disgusting...
It’s not a box

It’s not a box

It’s Not a Box!! Want to build your child’s imaginative and pretend play? Then this is the book for you!! Written by Antoinette Portis an American writer who lives in California, and presented in eco-friendly brown cardboard construct, this book is a true delight....
Eggs-tra Fun at Easter

Eggs-tra Fun at Easter

The Easter Bunny and Bilby are hard at work getting ready for their deliveries! But in all the hustle and bustle, they found time to share some eggs-tra fun ideas for our friends at PSPS! All you need is some fillable plastic eggs, found at most discount shops. I came...
Telehealth

Telehealth

Telehealth is the delivery of health-related services and information via telecommunications technologies, for example Skype, or FaceTime. Telehealth could be as simple as two health practitioners discussing a case over the phone or as sophisticated as doing robotic...
Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

I have recently had a few children come into the clinic who wish to start or are using some form of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC). Augmentative communication refers to adding or enhancing the communication already used (e.g. using gestures, eye...