This Monday, April 29th I will once again guest lecture for the speech language pathology graduate students of Miami University. I always have fun teaching SLP's in training about Down syndrome and would like to add a new twist this year. What advice do you, as a parent of a child with DS, want to… Continue reading Mini-Moment: What to tell a grad student about your child?
Children need motivation. Especially children with Down syndrome who have speech or language disorders. Internal motivation is difficult enough for those of us without language-learning difficulties. This is why support groups for dieters are so successful. How do we encourage or motivate a child with Down syndrome to talk more? How can we help them make… Continue reading Motivating your child with Down syndrome to talk