SPEECH AND LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY

  • does your child talk like other children of the same age?

  • usually speech and language problems affects 1 in 10 toddlers

  • most common problem faced by Ontario children

  • parents are their child’s first and most important teacher

  • no child is too young to have an assessment

  • parents are always involved in their child’s therapy


    RESOURCES/WEBSITES:

    TYKE TALK

    DEVELOPMENT AND COMMUNICATION MILESTONES-Ontario Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

    DEVELOPMENTAL MILESTONES-Handbook of Language and Literacy Development

    READING ROCKETS-activities to encourage speech and language development

    CANADIAN LANGUAGE AND LITERACY