“Best DVD for Receptive Language Therapy at Home!”

Are you becoming agitated and irritable when your child won't listen? When you're out, are others noticing her behavior? Many times a child is called "stubborn"or "bad," when there IS a real problem. Many teachers or even parents label a young... [Read more...]

Teach Me To Listen and Obey 1 and 2 are NOW Available!

I'm so excited to FINALLY get to offer this DVD series for helping young children learn to understand language. By the time we were done filming, there was so much information that we decided to split it into a 2 part series so that we could address... [Read more...]

Ear Infections & Hearing Assessments in Toddlers

One of the standard recommendations during the diagnostic process for a late talking toddler is an audiological or hearing assessment. If a baby can't hear, he's not going to learn to talk. Now with universal hearing tests mandatory at birth in the... [Read more...]

Teaching Your Toddler to Answer Questions – Receptive and Expressive Language Delay Issues

Many toddlers with language delays have difficulty learning to answer questions. Common problems include: Repeating or the last few words of the question rather than answering Answering incorrectly such as shaking their heads yes when you ask... [Read more...]

Helping Your Toddler Listen and Obey – Improving Receptive Language Skills in Your Young Child

I have seen many parents and daycare teachers label toddlers as "difficult" or a behavior problem when the real problem is that the child doesn't understand and process language as well as other children his age. Parents sometimes overestimate what... [Read more...]

Why Can’t My Child Talk? Common Types of Speech and Language Disorders

Why Can’t My Child Talk… Common Types of Communication Delays There are between three and six million children in the United States with speech or language disorders. As a pediatric speech-language pathologist specializing in early... [Read more...]