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Should I Limit Screen Time for My Child?

TV can be a good learning resource for children but it’s not nearly as effective as interactive, hands-on experiences such as touching, shaking, stacking, feeling, or problem-solving with people they’re familiar with. Therefore, a limit on screen time can be … Continue reading

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Developing Memory Skills at Home with Your Child

Often a child’s memory skills can be challenged when beginning kindergarten or throughout elementary school.  The change in pace or higher academic demands can create an opportunity to further develop your child’s cognitive skills.  Many parents find that a speech therapist … Continue reading

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Reading to Toddlers: Why It’s Essential

The importance of reading to young children has become a common part of parenting life.  Many hospitals even send parents home with a book to start reading to their newborn. So what makes reading to toddlers and babies so essential?  … Continue reading

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The Advantage of Daily Routines for Kids

For many children, daily routines create a structure where they can thrive.  In fact, you may find you have a clearer outlook once regular family routines are in place. So how do you figure out which daily routines for kids … Continue reading

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Promoting Self-Confidence in Children

As children grow many have a natural self-confidence that drives their everyday activities, emotions, and goals.  On the flip side, some children struggle to believe in themselves and their abilities.  For parents, this truth can be difficult to navigate because … Continue reading

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Advantages of Visiting a Pediatric Speech Therapist

When you notice your child may have a speech delay, it is easy to jump into researching all the possibilities.  As a parent, you want to give your child the best resources available. Though there are many speech therapy options, … Continue reading

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Encouraging Speech Skills at the Playground

For many children, striking up a conversation with others at the playground comes naturally.  Children with speech issues often find the playground to be a source of anxiety. Visiting a speech therapist in Los Angeles, CA, can help your child … Continue reading

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Opportunities to Get Your Toddler Talking

Creating opportunities to get your toddler talking can seem intimidating. At Speech Source Therapy, we work with parents to help discover tools to use at home to encourage their toddlers to talk. Many parents find a few simple solutions go … Continue reading

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Developing Communication Through Early Language Skills

Early language and literacy skills are learned best through everyday moments with your child—reading books, talking, laughing and playing together. These moments increase essential speech and language which lead to greater academic success in the future. At Speech Source Therapy, … Continue reading

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How Shopping Can Help Teach Your Child Math: Part Two

This is a continuation of our previous article on continuing education outside of school. One fun way to help reinforce basic math skills is by applying them to a task like grocery shopping. These techniques can be adjusted and applied … Continue reading

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