Daily Archives: April 4, 2012

Favorite speech therapy toy for infants and toddlers…and some preschoolers too!

Sound Shape Sorter A great lesson in cause and effect as well as sorting! Each shape – circle, square or triangle – makes a sound as it slides down the clear tube. Children’s efforts are reinforced by both sight and … Continue reading

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How to teach straw drinking to children with Down Syndrome

I have had a lot of questions on my FB page regarding straw drinking…specific to the type of straw cup that is most beneficial.  As I stated in a previous post….a straw sippy cup….and a traditional sippy cup..typically have an … Continue reading

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Motor imitation in children with Down Syndrome…and how the ABA model is beneficial to children with Down Syndrome

I am so thankful to Cara’s mama….Cara is a little one I am seeing for feeding therapy….and her amazing mother, Christine has started her own blog…so below you will see a post she wrote…with permission she is allowing me to … Continue reading

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