#256 A New Sibling and a Late Talking Toddler… Oh My!

Join pediatric speech-language pathologist Laura Mize, M.S., CCC-SLP of www.teachmetotalk.com as she answers a mom's question about her late talking toddler since the arrival of a new baby... "I hope you can help me! We bought your dvd for our... [Read more...]

#255 Goal Writing, Fatigue during Therapy, The Power of Distraction… all topics on this week’s show!

I almost buried the lead in my title! In this show I spent LOTS of time talking about what to do for "strong-willed," "stubborn," "lazy," "defiant," and "headstrong" toddlers. It may be different than what you think!! We'll also talk about the... [Read more...]

#254 Cute Ideas for Valentine’s Day for Toddlers in Speech Therapy Sessions

There's still time to pull together some last minute therapy ideas for Valentine's Day this week!!!   Listen up for my CUTE & EASY Ideas for Valentine's Day for Toddlers Podcast!  (click the link to... [Read more...]

#253 Witnessing the Onset of Autism and Treating Jargon

Join pediatric speech-language pathologist Laura Mize, M.S., CCC-SLP of teachmetotalk.com as she answers questions from 2 different therapists on this week's podcast. A developmental therapist writes of witnessing the onset of autism in a little... [Read more...]

#252 Ideas for Toddlers Who Don’t Like To Sit Still

Here's the truth... MANY late talking toddlers can't (not WON'T) sit still. In this week's podcast I explained possible reasons for why a child doesn't "sit" very well and then more importantly, I moved on to talk about ideas that WORK for... [Read more...]

#251 Vocabulary Development for Toddlers Who Seem “Stuck”

In this week's show I answered a question from an SLP Assistant about helping a verbal toddler expand vocabulary when they appeared to be "stuck." I read her question and then discussed how I approach thinking about young children in this situation.... [Read more...]

#250 Teaching a Toddler to Match

Not sure what's happened to blogtalkradio, the site where we host our podcast, but we had some issues finding our embed code for last week's show... so... here it is in a different format.... [Read more...]

#249 Stuck in a Rut? How to Get Out and Move On for SLPs

In this week's show I talk about 6 ways to pull yourself out of your professional rut. While this advice is specifically for speech-language pathologists and other professionals who work in pediatrics or early intervention, the recommendations... [Read more...]

#248 What Works To Help a Toddler Learn To Talk… Part 2

The podcast is FINALLY back!! I am happy to be WELL and no longer coughing (for the most part!) so we're picking back up with this week's show. I finished the topic from the last show, way back in August, with tips for what works to help a... [Read more...]

The Podcast…

Several people have emailed to ask where the follow up shows are to my new podcast series What Really, Really Works to Help Late Talking Toddlers. Here's the deal... First I had seasonal allergies which morphed into a sinus infection and then... [Read more...]