Quick Tips To Support Attention

Parents are often asking for tips to keep their child’s focus. Remember attention is the key to the development of communication so it is very important! Here are some top tips to help develop your child’s attention. Say the child’s name before giving instructions Use the appropriate language level your child is at i.e. if they are…

The use of ipads/tablets

It’s like marmite …you either love it or hate it! Electronic devices such as ipads and tablets are now becoming popular in most family households. Some adults promote the use of them for their child whilst others despise it. In terms of language development there are lots of pros and cons. Electronic devices are a motivating…

Social Thinking

LET’S THINK SOCIAL! Does your child have difficulty understanding what others might be thinking? Does your child have difficulty understanding feelings and emotions? Does your child have difficulty with their social skills? If the answer is “yes!” Social Thinking might be the way forward.  Michelle Garcia Winner (Speech and Language Pathologist in the USA) devised…