Does saying the ABC lead to speech?

Does saying the ABC lead to speech?

It is good to know, that his mouth can produce speech like sounds needed for speech and words. But being able to list the letters or recite numbers is not talking. Especially with children with autism or autistic-like behaviours there’s a risk that they can get stuck...
What is DIRFloortime?

What is DIRFloortime?

What is DIR-Floortime? Floortime (www.floortime.org) is a child-centred approach that focuses on building relationships through interaction and play. Floortime is a specific technique to both follow the child’s natural emotional interests (lead) and at the same time...
6 easy Solutions & effective Play Ideas

6 easy Solutions & effective Play Ideas

My child doesn’t play. Or talk. 6 easy Solutions & effective Play Ideas You’ve tried to interest him in toys or play activities. But all he wants to do is run to and fro endlessly vocalising loudly or fiddling with an object while sitting absentmindedly on a chair...
Every Child Can Learn

Every Child Can Learn

Every child can learn, if our focus is on the child’s potential, i.e. on what the child CAN do rather than on what they cannot do, whatever his challenges, diagnosis or learning difficulties. With well enough informed help, a child who has missed out due to learning...