Category Archives: Education

5 Ways a Speech Therapist Can Help with Literacy!

A recent survey found that over 70% of teachers believed that students who received speech therapy services demonstrated improved reading skills in the classroom (ASHA, National Outcome Measurement System). A speech-language pathologist’s training often allows them to identify the root … Continue reading

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How Can A Speech Therapist Help Your Child Read?

Often, people think of speech therapists as only helping children learn to speak better. But did you know speech-language pathologists are also trained to help improve literacy and reading skills? A speech pathologist’s specialized skill set can help students to … Continue reading

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March Is National Reading Month!

Did you know that March is National Reading Month? Each year, this month is used by educational organizations to bring awareness to the importance of reading to and with children to establish a life-long love of reading and increase literacy … Continue reading

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Speech-Language Therapy: Preparing for an Evaluation

If you or a loved one are having difficulty with speech, language, or swallowing, you may have considered seeking the services of a speech-language pathologist. Arranging a speech-language evaluation is a critical first step on the road to improved communication, … Continue reading

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Speech-Language Pathology and Literacy

Did you know that speech-language pathologists can help with literacy difficulties? A speech-language pathologist will often work with school-aged children to help identify literacy issues and assist students in developing key language skills necessary for reading and writing. How can … Continue reading

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