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My 2.3 Year daughter is not talking 
My daughter is 2.3 years old. She is still not talking . She just talk word like baba, mama. she hold our hand to take or ask if she wants anything. If …

Early Intervention  
I am a special education teacher working in the Early Intervention program, birth to 3 years old. I have five toddlers who only have communication delays. …

Assessment Tools 
Hi Everyone, I am building a speech program from the ground up at an alternative school...grades 3-12. I need to purchase some assessments for the …

Induced Lisp 
Hi, My daughter is 6 and a half and has been attending speech and language therapy since she was 3. she was born 3 months prematurely and has always had …

TRAVEL SLP JOBS 
Hi there! Has anyone ever worked in a travel slp job? What are the pros and cons? Are there any really amazing companies? Or companies to avoid? I would …

25 hours of observation 
For the 25 hours of observation, am I allowed to observe a Clinical fellow conducting a session that was supervised by an SLP?

Which TV shows would you recommend? 
Hi Bridget, I was reading your page on Screen time (very good info, thank you!)and I was wondering if you had a recommendation on what TV shows are …

The T Sound 
A Facebook fan had a great question! Anyone have tips or tricks to try: "My 2 1/2 yr old son is having trouble producing the t sound (and many other …

Salary for SLP's in private practice? 
I am an SLP/owner of a private practice and am hiring a new SLP (1 year out of her CFY). I haven't had to hire a new therapist for a long time and I have …

15 months old bilingual child not talking 
Hi Bridget, My son is also 15 months old and he he is not saying much. Like the first comment, he says ma, da and babbles and grunts all day but he …

Lisp Correction 
My 6 year old has difficulty with his "s" sounds, they come out sounding like "th". Although it sounds adorable now I don't want him to have difficulty …

First Words 
My 15 month old son is not saying many words yet. He says mama and dada all day long but not necessarily to grab our attention. He does repeat words …

2 year old daughter not talking- Apraxia? 
Hi, My daughter is 2 years old and not saying anything. She interacts with me fine, hugs, smiles but no talking. My friend heard that this may be apraxia. …

Baby Sign language 
Hello, My wife is worried that our son (15 month old) hasn't learned any signs to refer to things he wants. For example, making the sign for milk when …

Pointing  
In regards to pointing, how important is a correct point? My son points to his wants and interests but sometimes it more of an open hand point instead …

my son is not speaking much 
HI, My son is not speaking much. He is 23 month old. We speak 2 language. He understand in both language most of the time. He babbles a lot and say some …

Answering questions Not rated yet
Hi, I have a 19 year old autistic son who has great difficulty answering questions. He also mixes pronouns (I,you) although if you tell him to correct …

Speech Therapy Application Not rated yet
I am a college student working with an entrepreneurship team to create a low cost speech therapy application. This application will have a base price of …

10 Year old sister still not normally talking Not rated yet
Hi, when my little sister was born, doctors told us that she would be a "slow-learner". Well, life continued and she is 10 now. The problem is that she …

Guidance - Interview Questions/Topics??? Not rated yet
Greetings :) For any who have (fairly recently) either been interviewed or participated on an interview team, specifically in the setting of public schools... …

Do I have a speech problem? Not rated yet
Hello all! I am a native English speaker from the UK and I speak Spanish and Portuguese as foreign languages. I learnt Spanish first and used to …

27 month old son only says a few words Not rated yet
Hi! I have a 27 months old son and he can only say few words at the moment! He can say words like, dad, car, jar, nana for banana, darty for dirty, duck …

Vagus Nerve stimulator implant Not rated yet
Has anyone worked with patients with a Vagus Nerve Stimulator implant?

Vowels preceding /r/ Not rated yet
My 9 year old son strugged for quite a while to get the /r/ sound, but has finally started getting it. It's still not perfect, but much better and improving. …

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Adult Underbite-esque Lisp Not rated yet
Hi Everyone, I've noticed, in the past few months, that I've developed a kind of underbite lisp/hiss. I think it was from being over-stressed, or maybe …

phonological dyslexia Not rated yet
I am looking for summer therapy for a child with phonological dyslexia over the summer. It can be in either Arizona or Missouri. Can anyone advise? Are …

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