Online Speech Therapy: A Great Way to Reach Rural Areas

During the pandemic, many speech therapy clinics moved toward online speech therapy for their local clients. However, online speech therapy has been around since long before the COVID-19 pandemic began. From the beginning, one of the greatest benefits of the online speech therapy movement was providing access to rural populations. This continues to be true, […]

Speech Sound Production and Reading

Reading is an essential part of our everyday lives. We read signs on the road to make a “stop” or to turn and it gradually becomes more complex as kids become older.

The Downlow on Dyslexia

Child writing in speech and language therapy

What is dyslexia? According to the International Dyslexia Association, dyslexia is a specific learning disability that is neurobiological in origin, characterized by difficulties with accurate and/or fluent word recognition with poor spelling and decoding abilities. What does this mean? Let’s find out…

Sight Words and the 4 Alphabetical Phases

Speech therapy sight words

Sight words have been used to help young learners begin reading simple words. It is an easy yet effective form of helping young learners decode words into meaning.