By Chandler Clingan, OTR/L Most people cannot recall the first bite they ever took. Eating for the general population is habitual and is a naturally occurring task we perform on a daily basis. But for some infants, children, and even adults, eating is one of the most...read more
By Elizabeth Huffstutter, Psy.D. As the winter season approaches, it is important to remember some key facts to staying healthy. There are several simple strategies we can use to keep ailments away. One of the most important steps to staying well is to wash your...read more
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The Importance of Reading Intervention at an Early Age
By: Daley Johnston M.A., CF-SLP
“The single most important activity for building knowledge for their eventual success in reading is reading aloud to children,” stressed Becoming a Nation of Readers, a 1985 report by the Commission on Reading. It is important to read aloud to children of all ages. It is important from infancy through the high school years. Families and teachers can create and continue a tradition, introduce and reinforce the pleasures of reading, and, as children get older, set the stage for meaningful conversations about numerous topics.
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