Blog for Parents

Does my child need speech therapy?

Does my child need speech therapy?

Recognising whether a child may need speech therapy involves considering their speech and language development compared to typical developmental milestones. It’s important to keep in mind that children develop at different rates, but there are general guidelines that can help you identify potential concerns.

The Lasting Benefits of Shared Book Reading

The Lasting Benefits of Shared Book Reading

Shared book reading is more than just reading words on a page. Shared book reading, especially in early childhood, is a powerful activity that boosts and supports a child’s overall development in a number of ways. In this blog, we will explore the profound and lasting benefits that come with the simple yet powerful act of reading together.

Preparing your child to learn to read

Preparing your child to learn to read

One of the greatest gifts you can give your child is a love for reading. As they embark on this exciting journey into the world of words, there are several foundational skills you can nurture to set them up for reading success. This blog will share some valuable ways to help your child get ready to read.

Multidisciplinary Care: Why Your Child’s Speech Pathologist Should Collaborate

Multidisciplinary Care: Why Your Child’s Speech Pathologist Should Collaborate

The best care for your child often involves a team effort, with multiple professionals working together to provide holistic support. In this blog post, we’ll explain the significance of multidisciplinary care and why it’s essential for your child’s speech pathologist to collaborate with other professionals, such as occupational therapists, psychologists, teachers, and paediatricians.