The Pause That Refreshes
“I, er, uh, ummm, basically, actually, you know what I mean”.
How many times have we heard this? No, we don’t know what you mean? These are filler words that fill in for uncomfortable silences when we are not sure what to say or how to continue.
When we …Read More
Elizabeth Renzetti, a journalist in The Globe and Mail wrote when watching the line ups for the Apple iPhone 6 that “many people were on their phones but no one was actually talking” (September 22, 2014). “Phones are not made for speaking anymore. In the Wall Street Journal it was …Read More
Your child may require speech therapy and may be seeing a school SLP. Here’s are some ways how to help your child with the speech targets at home.
1. If your child is working on a specific sound, help him to become aware of that sound by pointing out things in …Read More