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Comprehensive and Inclusive View of Stuttering Management and Therapy

Image: @JustStutter This presentation discussed a comprehensive and inclusive approach to stuttering therapy for which the intended outcome ...

Voice Hygiene for the Educational Professional

April 16th is World Voice Day. In recognition, we are sharing the timely presentation given to our whole team by one of ...

Let’s CHAT about Hyperlexia: Scripts

Scripts are written language that we expect our HxL to use expressively (through spoken or signed language or via AAC). These ...

Let’s CHAT about Hyperlexia: Labeling and Describing

Many hyperlexic learners (HxLs) have incredible capacity for memory that a neurotypical person can only dream of having. Due to their memory and ...

Music & Language: Effectiveness of using Music in Speech Therapy

Music and language are both universal constructs that can be adapted and used in many ways. When we ...

Let’s CHAT About Hyperlexia: Social Narratives – Emotions and Feelings

Our last hyperlexia post introduced using social narratives to help prime our HxL for new experiences or expectations. We also touched briefly ...

If friendship is the heart of love, then this therapy story may melt your heart.

Best friends in so many ways, two of CHAT’s high school students came to speech together every week ...

Uplifting African American English (AAE)

CHAT uplifts African American English (AAE), a dialect shared by many Black communities in the United States. Complex and systematic, AAE not only reflects the intricacies of human language, but also ...

Black History Month Feature – Coach John Chaney

Today’s Black History Month post features influential Black athletes and coaches, all of whom have paved the way ...

Let’s CHAT about Hyperlexia: Social Narratives

Social narratives, frequently known as “Social Stories,” are an extremely helpful tool when introducing a new scenario, elaborating on ...

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