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Social Skills Training,Speech Therapy

The Social Play: All You Need to Know

Welcome back to Headstart For Life’s Blog, Beyond Therapy! In today’s blog post, we are going to explore how a child’s level of play changes over time, as well as how adults can support

4 months ago by 3 minutes

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Social Skills Training,Speech Therapy

Helping Children Move Up in Their Level of Play

Children with special needs almost always have issues in their play. During initial assessment in speech – language therapy, play is the first thing we observe. As Plato once said: “You can discov

3 years ago by 3 minutes

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Speech Therapy

5 Reasons Why Your Child Gets Stuck in His Level of Play

In our previous posts, we have highlighted the importance of play in the development of our children. For children with special needs, especially children with autism, play does not come naturally. Th

3 years ago by 2 minutes

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Social Skills Training,Speech Therapy

5 Pretend Play Ideas Using Homemade Toys

As a Speech Therapist, one of the areas that we look into when we see a child for assessment is their level of play. Play is often dismissed as having no academic value. However, research has found t

3 years ago by 3 minutes

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Occupational Therapy,Social Skills Training,Speech Therapy

5 Fun & Creative Imaginative Play Ideas for Kids

Our society has evolved from using stones to build houses to using stones as decorations in our houses. And since the stone-age, we have made so much progress that we have become a world with all of

3 years ago by 3 minutes

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