Best Speech Therapy, PLLC includes an orofacial myofunctional evaluation prior to or in conjunction with an articulation evaluation! We address all the possible causes of speech sound disorders, in order to make our therapy effective and efficient! When the underlying causes of a speech sound disorder are addressed, prognosis is significantly better overall! Orofacial myofunctional disorders can affect: breastfeeding swallowing nasal breathing, good quality sleep posture spea
Why would I opt for online speech therapy? Isn't that just going to add more screen time to their day? First, I completely agree... kids are engaging in enormous amounts of screen time... so how do we manage this? How much is too much? Do I not simplify my life with online learning because I am worried about screen time? 1. Quality This days we can find anything from services to goods to information online. The internet and the ease it brings to our lives isn't going way. M
An inclusive team environment starts by recognizing that everyone communicates differently. Here are some tips for Coaches to create an inclusive team culture. 1. Commit to Awareness and Understanding Commit to learning and understanding your players' communication styles. Consider that someone on your team may be hard of hearing, have ADHD, Autism, or other Sensory challenges. Seek to understand and put yourself in their shoes. 2. Ask Questions The only way to really know ho
"Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people" - Jim Rohn As I worked with one of my young clients I made the mistake of saying "Practice makes Perfect" whooaah... My client was quick to correct me "practice makes progress". Growing up I was always taught to find perfection. Image and perfection were so im
How do you do voice therapy online? The number 1 question I get is how do you do speech therapy online... We are on the bandwagon to revolutionizing healthcare. I would venture to say that almost every other industry is using the internet to provide ease of services. So it's just natural for wellness and healthcare services to join in... It's a foreign concept to many but telepractice, or online speech therapy, is an innovative service that we use to provide services to famil
Our speech pathologists and their assistants partner with you to facilitate communication with your loved one. For our adult clients, the team may include the client, the client's caregiver, the SLP, and other professionals. Other professionals include the client's physicians, physical, and occupational therapists, and any other professionals who are assisting with the client's goal to get healthy and regain their independence. A team approach is an effective way to make inf
"It is surprising to notice that even from the earliest age, man finds the greatest satisfaction in feeling independent. The exalting feeling of being sufficient to oneself comes as a revelation." - Maria Montessori It sounded like a good idea 4 months ago. People were surprised that we would let a 12 year old and a 7 year old fly alone to visit their aunt and uncle. But I was confident. Naturally, as it got closer, I got more nervous. But a little background about us... we
Why should you try online Speech Therapy for you or your loved one? In this blog post we’ll tell you why you should schedule speech therapy via telepractice. 1. Convenience Easy and Simple! Speech therapy at your fingertips! All you need is computer, laptop, or tablet, a camera and microphone! These days, cameras and microphones are almost always integrated on a computer, laptop, or tablet. You can attend a session from anywhere as long as you have access to the internet. 2.