What Are the Benefits of Early Intervention?

September 26, 2022

What is Early Intervention? Early intervention is the services and supports that are available to children under the age of three and their families. These services may involve speech therapy, physical therapy, or other professional services- it all depends on the needs of the child and the family.  Early intervention services are available in all states…

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What is Early Intervention & Why is it Important?

September 22, 2022

What is Early Intervention? Early Intervention is a term used to describe the diagnosis, treatment, services, and support provided for children with developmental delays and their families. It aims to implement strategies to target the area(s) of difficulty and also reduce risk factors in the child’s environment.  Early Intervention can include a multitude of services,…

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Living with a Stutter with Nick Bruno

September 14, 2022

In today’s episode, we’re talking to Nick Bruno about living with a stutter. Nick is an SLP with us here at RLLC. Today you will learn: What stuttering is Nick’s experience with speech therapy Do people get more fluent as they get older? What it’s like studying speech as a person who stutters What it’s…

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Going Back to School with Dyslexia with Denae Sullivan

August 17, 2022

In today’s episode, we’re talking to Denae Sullivan about going back to school with dyslexia. Denae is an SLP here at the Reading and Language Learning Center.  If you’re looking to work with Denae feel free to book a chat with us on our website. Today you will learn: What parents should do to prepare…

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7 Kid-Friendly Recipes to Try This Summer

August 4, 2022

As the summer winds down you may be looking for activities to keep your little ones busy at home. Having fun in the kitchen is a great way to do that! Below we have a list of 6 of our favorite fun recipes to have a blast in the kitchen! And if you’re looking for…

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COVID-19 & Mental Health with Dr. Sabine Heisman

August 3, 2022

In today’s episode, we’re talking to Dr. Sabine Heisman about COVID-19 & Mental Health. Dr. Heisman is a licensed clinical psychologist in the Northern Virginia area. She specializes in child psychology. She works for MindWell Psychology where they take a cognitive-behavioral approach to therapy. Today you will learn: How COVID-19 has impacted the mental health…

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Cognitive Behavioral Basics with Dr. Kathleen Wawrzyniak-Webb

July 20, 2022

In today’s episode, we’re talking to Dr. Kathleen Wawrzyniak-Webb about Cognitive Behavioral Basics. Dr. Wawrzyniak-Webb is a licensed clinical psychologist in Hartford, Connecticut. She specializes in mental and emotional health for all: children, teens, adults, and families. She owns the practice Greater Hartford Wellness where they provide therapy for all to work towards their best…

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Dyslexia and STEM with Krista Gauthier

July 6, 2022

In today’s episode, we’re talking to Krista Gauthier about Dyslexia and STEM. Krista is the executive director of Sliding Doors where they give students with dyslexia the opportunity to explore STEM that they may not otherwise receive in the typical school setting. They also offer a component of teaching to educators by way of seminars…

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10 Fun Summer Activities for Kids

June 30, 2022

It’s summer break and your kids are so excited to be out of school and playing in the sun! You’re happy they’re home but now you’re at a loss for summer activities and you’re worried they’ll lose the skills they gained during the school year. Luckily we have 10 fun activities to keep them occupied…

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Orchid Kids with Gabriele Nicolet

June 22, 2022

In today’s episode, we’re talking to Gabriele Nicolet about Orchid Kids. Gabriele is an SLP, parenting coach, and self-dubbed “toddler whisperer” in the DMV area. She specializes in family communication. She co-owns Raising Orchid Kids where they coach parents to raise their Orchid children with confidence. She also owns a practice called Speech Kids offering…

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