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Ear Infections – How do they affect your child’s speech and language development?

Otitis media and hearing loss? Otitis media is the name for a fluid build-up in the middle ear due to inflammation, commonly called middle ear infections. This fluid prevents the ear drum sending sound from the middle to the inner ear. Otitis media is common in young children. It can vary in severity from a mild infection to a hole [...]

By |2019-10-14T10:55:18+11:00October 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Three of the best toys for language development

Three of the best toys for language development   As speech pathologists we often get asked what the best toys are to support the language development of young children. Research shows that children don’t need high-tech complex toys to learn, traditional toys work best. Here are a few key toys that we go to because of the variety of skills [...]

By |2019-07-16T16:39:36+10:00May 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Reading with your baby

Reading with your baby Written by Jess Cooper, Speech Pathologist at Southern Highlands Speech Pathology We are often asked by parents “when should you start reading to your baby?”.  The answer is to start reading today!  Reading with your baby can be one of the most valuable activities that you do together. It has the potential to develop their language [...]

By |2019-02-05T17:06:55+11:00February 5th, 2019|Speech Pathology|