Talking Matters: What speech and language skills... →
talkingmatters: Three year old’s are going through a rapid period of development in their communication skills. They move from combining words together to using “real” sentences and their speech becomes clearer so that unfamiliar people, not just Mum and Dad can understand them. Three year olds should be able to…
Abu Huraira narrates that Surat Al-Mulk will continue interceding on behalf of...– Courtesy of Rami Janoudi on Facebook. (via spliffonline)
There's a point when someone walks out of your...
super crisis. i have never been crushed like this. ouchhhh.
these past few weeks have taught me that sickness, old age, accidents and deaths are real. i may not have the power to change fate, but i hope i’ll have the strength to keep faith. (:
Thermal tactile Stimulation for Dysphagia.
This method is used to treat individuals who have a delay in the triggering of the pharyngeal swallow. The pharyngeal stage of the swallow is triggered after the bolus is propelled from the oral cavity to the base of the tongue and enters the pharynx (throat). Thermal-tactile stimulation (TTS) is performed by stroking the anterior faucial pillars with a cold metal probe. The anterior faucial...
Development of Attention Control →
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Australia & Ruffles
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Tip of the Day
ithespeechie: nyorksvoice: #1 Graduate coursework in clinical speech-language pathology is a lot trickier than it may seem to an outsider. Educate everyone you know about what you do and talk about your cases (remember patient-therapist confidentiality!) because it will help you reinforce what you learn in the classroom. On another note… Read More
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Did you know that clothes can be painful for...
friendshipcircle: Peter, a kid from Bronxivlle, NY, who has autism is very choosy about his clothes, and it’s not because of style. Kids with Autism or SPD (Sensory Processing Disorder) can be uncomfortable in regular clothing. That is why companies like Softclothing.net have been founded in the past couple years. (You should definitely check them out. They have the most awesome clothing for...
dysphagia or dementia?
today in the ward, i met an 82 year old patient. she was sleeping when i arrived by her bedside and i noticed she had a small soft toy in her hand.. tell tale sign of dementia? we were called down by the doctor cos she hasnt been eating well. but we couldnt tell if its swallowing problems, or a symptom of dementia. mhmm. she refused to wake up thus we couldnt do much. we’ll see how on...
They are there to be obnoxious with you… And to listen to your stupid stories. They know how to cheer you up… And how to bring you down. They know when you like someone… Or when you need to rebuild your self esteem. Sometimes, they can be annoying… Or just simply embarrassing… But they will be always there for you, forever. totally.