General Speech, language therapy

May Better Hearing and Speech Month

May is the end of Spring and beginning of summer.  It is the last month of school.  It is the storm before the calm of summer.  It is the month of flowers after the April showers.  And in case you didn't know, it is Better Speech and Hearing Month! Now is the time to acknowledge your… Continue reading May Better Hearing and Speech Month

Feeding Disorders

Feeding Your Child…The Struggle Is Real

It's mealtime.  Are you excited or stressed about this fact?  When my daughter was an infant, I dreaded bottle feedings.  She had terrible reflux and I never knew if she would have a good feeding, an ok feeding, or a terrible feeding.  Usually it was the latter.  I just wanted her to take the whole bottle… Continue reading Feeding Your Child…The Struggle Is Real

Feeding Disorders, General Speech, language therapy

Being a mom

Being a mom is the most challenging but the most rewarding thing I have ever done. I'm not the first to say this, I know. Being a mom has also challenged me in my career to be a better speech pathologist. As a mom, I know the hectic home life that comes with 3 little… Continue reading Being a mom

Feeding Disorders, Uncategorized

On the Research Front…

Thanks to the amazing Krisi Brackett, MS SLP/CCC for putting together this wonderful compilation of pediatric feeding research. On the Research Front... If you have not attended Krisi's feeding course, it's highly recommended!  I have been twice and may go a third time!  She will be in Mesquite, Texas on May 12th and 13th.  Check out if you… Continue reading On the Research Front…