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When Picky Eating is More Than Being Picky

When Picky Eating is More Than Being Picky

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Welcome to the PROMPT Difference

Welcome to the PROMPT Difference

Apraxia of speech is neurological difference which makes it very difficult to sequence sounds and words correctly.  As a speech-language pathologist, I have always worked with children with intelligibility issues; however, about eight years ago, I started using basic touch cues to help my patients feel individual sounds that they were targeting in therapy.  I saw some positive results, so I decided to explore a more systematic approach for the use of tactile cues to improve speech intelligibility.  That was when I discovered Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets (PROMPT).  Read More


Stuttering-Speech Therapy Can Help

Stuttering-Speech Therapy Can Help

Stuttering is a communication disorder involving disruptions in the person’s forward flow of speech that they can’t always control. Speech disfluencies are moments when a person who stutters has difficulty “getting his or her words out” which may include repeating parts of a word, repeating phrases, blocks in which no sound is emitted, prolongation of sounds to name a few. No one stutters in the same way, and as severity increases physical symptoms may also occur such as eye blinking, head nodding or muscle tension. These differences do not have any impact on their intelligence or mental health. Read More


Nosebleeds - When to see the ENT?

Nosebleeds - When to see the ENT?

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Loss of Voice - When to see the ENT?

Loss of Voice - When to see the ENT?

When to see the ENT about Loss of Voice / Hoarseness? Read More


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