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Archive for Pediatric Therapy

5 Brain Building Exercises To Do with Your Child

5 Brain Building Exercises To Do with Your Child

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During your child’s toddler years, they develop their physical, motor and mental abilities, and brain games for children can help your toddler develop essential thinking skills while playing. For kids, brain-building exercises primarily focus on improving attention and memory, which can significantly benefit children who struggle with ADHD symptoms, learning or language. 5 Brain-Building Exercises […]

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5 Fun Physical Therapy Activities for Children

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Physical therapy can be a lot of fun depending on how it’s presented and handled. Whether you want to find professional services that feel like play or incorporate new support methods at home such as pediatric physical therapy games, try these five fun pediatric therapy activities: 1. Animal Walk Make physical therapy exercises fun with […]

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5 Ways a Child Can Benefit From Speech Therapy

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July 18, 2023

Sometimes a child’s development may include struggles with speaking or swallowing from an early age. Speech therapy offers many solutions, such as improving the verbal expression of language or articulation and providing a more comfortable way of life. In this post, we cover the different ways a child can benefit from speech therapy so that […]

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6 Speech Therapy Techniques to Try at Home

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It’s exciting when your little ones start to talk and express themselves using sounds and new words. You can practice speech therapy techniques at home to encourage their talking and help them learn and develop language skills. Speech exercises are an excellent way to prepare your children with skills they’ll need for comprehension, articulation, and […]

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7 Tips for Parents with a Child Diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy

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The specific cause of cerebral palsy is unknown according to the CDC, and it is usually diagnosed by the time a child is 2 years old. It happens to be the most common motor disability in children, and parents of these children need all the support they can find. Here are some valuable tips for parents with […]

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7 Ways to Establish Child Sleep Habits

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Sleep is crucial for people of all ages, but especially children. Establishing healthy sleep habits early on in childhood helps ensure your children feel refreshed the next day and have the energy to grow. However, getting your child to sleep can sometimes be challenging. Fortunately, there are many tips for developing sleep habits for babies […]

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7 Ways to Maintain Speech Therapy Progress at Home

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January 31, 2023

Speech and language development takes persistence, repetition and lots of practice. If your child has been to speech therapy, you’ve likely been given homework to complete between sessions. Making a habit of practicing and reinforcing those speech and language skills can be incredibly beneficial to your child’s success. So many easy speech therapy activities fit […]

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7 Ways to Support Your Child in Developmental Therapy

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July 18, 2023

The first few years of a child’s life are critical to their health and growth. Sometimes, speech delays, injuries and certain conditions may affect their development and physical, mental and emotional capacities. That’s where development therapy comes in to help teach essential life skills like understanding and resolving challenges, developing coping skills, making positive changes […]

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8 Great Habits For Kids To Have Early In Life

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Most parents are well aware that telling children what to do and how to act is far less effective than showing them what to do and how to act. Teaching children what is a good habit early in life works best when the habit or behavior is modeled by the parents themselves. Whether the child […]

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9 Speech-Language Disorders Commonly Diagnosed in Kids

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Although every child will develop differently, there are times when a kid presents language challenges that may indicate a diagnosable disorder is present. In these scenarios, your child may have a speech or language — or both — disorder. Some of the most common speech disorders for kids include: 1. Preschool Language Disorders By preschool, […]

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