What can I do to help correct my child’s speech? Some practical takeaways to help a speech error

How do you know what to do with a speech error?   In a previous article we discussed the difference between speech and language and how to spot potential difficulties with each. It can be hard to know what do when your child makes a speech error, do you ignore it...
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It’s on the tip of my tongue! Top 9 word finding games

What are word finding difficulties? How often have you had that frustrating feeling of not being able to think of the word you wanted to say, be it the name of a neighbour, your last holiday destination, or the title of a book you wanted to recommend.  This ‘tip of...
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Squabbling siblings – AKA Sibling Mediation 101

Squabbling siblings - we've all been there Brothers and sisters – can be best friends and worst enemies, all within the space of 5 minutes.  Throw a communication difficulty into the mix, and things can become more challenging and you have squabbling siblings.  Your...
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The best 2 books for developing language skills

In previous blogs we have talked about how to support your child’s language skills. One thing that Speech and Language therapists recommend a lot is to read repetitive books with your child. In this blog we will look at some of the favourites and explore ideas on how...

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