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Halloween Fun for Everyone

By: Mallory Bruce, MS, CCC-SLP & Jennifer Henderson, OTR/L Halloween is upon us and all the excitement that comes with the fall season! Some families go “all out” and have costumes ready by October 1st! However, for some children, this

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5 Activities to Teach Your Child to Identify and Name Animals

By: Hillary Ross, MS, CF-SLP Speech Language Pathologist Animals and animal sounds are fun to review while visiting the zoo, reading books, creating crafts, and singing songs. Here are 5 fun ideas on how to teach your child to identify

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Interactive Story: Leaves, Leaves by Salina Yoon

By: Brittany Jefferson, Brightsong Intern & Liz McMahon, MA, CCC-SLP Give a shout!  Give a cheer!  We’re so happy that fall is here!  Fall is a great season for enjoying some beautiful weather, holidays, pumpkin patches, football and so much

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Interactive Story: Color Farm by Lois Ehlert

Blog By: Brittany Jefferson, Brightsong Intern & Liz McMahon, MA, CCC-SLP September is National Read to a Child Month.  Reading to children has a big impact on a child’s life. Not only are you building and sharing positive relationships between

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Encouraging Language Skills at the Beach

By:  Mallory Bruce, MS, CCC-SLP Speech-Language Pathologist Summertime is officially here! The sun is out and the temperature is up! One place that is a popular vacation spot for summer is the beach. Many families visit this famous spot for multiple

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Encouraging Language Skills at the Zoo

  By:  Mallory Bruce, MS, CF-SLP Speech-Language Pathologist The zoo is a great outdoor activity for the whole family. The many different animals, exhibits, and sights are a great way to incorporate language into this fun outing. Parents can introduce

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5 Things You Can Do If You Suspect Your Child May Have Autism

Autism is rapidly becoming one of the most diagnosed childhood developmental disorders. Autism is very complex and is often difficult to diagnose. It includes a wide range of symptoms and will be different for each child. That being said, here

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Encouraging Speech & Language Skills while Camping

by:  Mallory Bruce, MS, CF-SLP Speech-Language Pathologist Brightsong, LLC Camping is a great way for families to getaway and relax, but it is also filled with ways to include your children and build language skills. When vacations come around, preparations

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Rainy Day Songs and Fingerplays

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5 Kid-Friendly Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

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