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Two weeks ago, the team gathered at @roomtoimaginesg for a team bonding session through a Pour Art activity Thank you, Cindy, for accommodating us. We had a great time (and lots of laughter) with you!...

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  View this post on Instagram Sometimes, it's a matter of perspective. When we change the way we think, we can also change the way we feel and act. #growingwithoutbarriers A post shared by He...

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Talking with Your Eyes

Welcome back to Beyond Therapy, HeadStart For Life’s blog! This week, we will be discussing joint attention, or how we learn to talk with our eyes, and why it is a topic that is important enough to...

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Math in the Real World

Hello, everyone! Welcome back to HeadStart For Life’s blog, Beyond Therapy! If I were to verbally tell you the directions to a location, you might forget the directions as soon as you begin your jou...

3 weeks ago by 2 minutes

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The Child Who Doesn’t Like Art

Hello! Welcome back to HeadStart for Life’s blog, Beyond Therapy. Art can be a good bonding activity between parent and child. Working together on an artwork facilitates interaction and creates ...

1 month ago by 4 minutes

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Making the Environment Work

There is no behavior apart  from environment.–Robert Sommer Hi friends! We are back again for another blog post here at HeadStart For Life’s Beyond Therapy. Today’s blog article shares ...

1 month ago by 2 minutes

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Promoting Language through Conversation: Asking the right questions

“In life, it is more important to ask the right questions than to find the right answers.” Welcome back to Headstart For Life’s Blog, Beyond Therapy! An important mentor in my life share...

2 months ago by 2 minutes

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Meditation, mindfulness and Play Therapy:

Hi there! Welcome back to Beyond Therapy! The blog of HeadStart for Life! A lot of guru’s in the world seem to practise some form of meditation or many do yoga. Have you wondered how might medit...

3 months ago by 1 minute

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Talking in Circles: Difficulties with Word Finding

Welcome back Headstart readers! We are all familiar with the “tip-of-the-tongue” phenomenon: it’s that frustrating feeling you get when you’re in the middle of a conversation ...

3 months ago by 2 minutes

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5 Useful Strategies to Help Anxious Children

Hello! Welcome back to HeadStart For Life’s blog, Beyond Therapy! Chinese New Year has been celebrated, adults gone back to work and children back to school. Times flies and we just entered into...

4 months ago by 2 minutes

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Role of Language in Interaction

Hi there! Welcome back to Beyond Therapy! The blog for HeadStart for Life! Language contributes a lot to a child’s ability to engage comfortably and confidently in various social settings (school, h...

4 months ago by 2 minutes

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7 Effective Ways to Encourage Your Child to Talk

Welcome back to HeadStart for Life: Beyond Therapy blog! As a speech therapist, one of our main responsibilities is to support and encourage all parents to be their child’s “best speech therapist...

5 months ago by 4 minutes

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Are you praising the right way?

Hello! Welcome back to HeadStart for Life’s blog, Beyond Therapy! “Nice hair, great smile, and good work over there!” This week’s post is all about praising! Praising is a good way...

5 months ago by 2 minutes

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The Invisibility of Pre-Linguistic Skills

Hi everyone, and welcome back to HeadStart For Life’s Blog, Beyond Therapy! Happy New Year! And thank you for joining us for our first post of 2019! In my previous post, I discussed pre-linguistic s...

6 months ago by 2 minutes

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Benefits of a Psycho-educational Assessment

We are so glad to have you back again in HeadStart for Life’s blog, Beyond Therapy! This post shares with you all the benefits of a psycho-educational assessment shared during the Dyslexia Aware...

7 months ago by 2 minutes

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Fostering Narrative Development Through Play

Welcome back to HeadStart For Life’s Blog, Beyond Therapy! In my previous post, we talked about the different types of stories that children tell, and a variety of strategies we can use to help th...

8 months ago by 2 minutes

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Creating Consistency in the Playroom and at Home

Hi there! Welcome back to Beyond Therapy! The blog by HeadStart for Life! Play Therapy is an expressive creative intervention that aims to assist children with emotional, behavioral or social difficul...

8 months ago by 1 minute

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Helping Your Child Develop Joint Attention

Hello everyone! Welcome back to HeadStart for Life’s blog, Beyond Therapy! Imagine this… 14-month-old George looks out the window, points to a bird, then looks back at his mother to see if...

9 months ago by 2 minutes

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6 Mindfulness Activities That Help Children Improve Their Social Skills

Hi! Thank you for staying tune to our HeadStart for Life blog – Beyond Therapy! Recently, I came across some articles about the connection between mindfulness and social skills and would like to...

9 months ago by 2 minutes

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Actions Do Speak as Loud as Words

I’m glad to welcome you back to HeadStart for Life’s blog, Beyond Therapy! Similar to the posts of my colleagues, I wish to share stories and insights that may help you and your child. I would be ...

10 months ago by 2 minutes

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Comparative Thinking

Hi friends! I am back with another HeadStart blog related to numeracy skills for our budding mathematicians! Today I will be discussing about the need for comparative thinking skills in early numeracy...

10 months ago by 2 minutes

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When Your Child is More Than a Picky Eater

Hola! Welcome back Headstart readers! In my previous blog we talked about the different ways to manage problematic behaviours of our children during feeding. In case you missed it, you can find the li...

11 months ago by 2 minutes

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Fun Educational App to facilitate Language Development

Hi everyone! Welcome back to Beyond Therapy – HeadStart for Life’s blog! We hope that our blog posts have been informative in helping you understand your child’s development. In our ...

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The Building Blocks of Language: Understanding Pre-linguistic Skills

Hi everyone! Thanks for joining us for another Headstart for Life blog post. Today we’re going to be looking at some of the skills children need to prepare them for communication. We tend to think o...

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