Month: January 2021

Four Things Every Parent Should Know About Language By The First Birthday

There are exactly FOUR parent factors that impact a child’s language development. If you want to hear the knitty gritty research, go ask Megan Roberts and Ann Kaiser in their research article, The Effectiveness of Parent-Implemented Language Interventions: A Meta-Analysis.  These women reviewed 18 studies to figure out how parents affect language growth. They found …

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You have to stop leaving siblings out of therapy [free download]

One of your kids has a communication challenge and the other doesn’t. Does this sound familiar?  You may see… Frustration Interrupting Power struggles Miscommunication I’ve pulled together the hive-mind of my mom friends  I asked my favorite mom-friends (who have multiple children) to share their insights. Then I combined what they know (life with kids) …

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Isolated Toddlers: A Guide to Supporting Toddler Social Skills at Home

When I was researching what to write about – I asked some folks in my NH Toddler’s facebook group what they were most nervous about and I shared my own fears about toddler social skills: that somehow this socially isolated time would forever impact my son’s social development. You want to know what they all …

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