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How do you Praise your Child?

For over a decade Carol Dweck and her team studied the effects of praise on students. This study involved a series of experiments on over 400 5th graders from all over the country. Watch the results…

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Back to School!

  It’s that time of year again…Back to School time! Start the year off right with a FREE SPEECH SCREENING. PSLC has several immediate openings, but spots are filling quickly. Call 719.377.2523 today to set up your child’s free screening or … Continue reading

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Prevent the Summer Slide!

  Studies show that children who do not read or have access to books during the summer lose up to 2 months of reading performance. Those losses accumulate during the elementary school years so that by the time a child … Continue reading

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Summer Openings

PSLC has Therapy openings for this summer! Please call 719.377.2523 to schedule a screening or evaluation today!

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Summer Language Activities!

The more we communicate with each other and interact with the environment, the better our language and ability to communicate becomes. The following are a variety of things that you can do with your child to help them to strengthen … Continue reading

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Speech Screenings

At PSLC, we always offer FREE speech and language screenings. To set up a screening appointment, just call us at 719.377.2523. Screenings only take 15 minutes and are available on a first come/first served basis.  

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Stop the Drooling!

How to Reduce or Stop Your Child From Drooling by Chicago Speech Therapy Depending on your child’s age, drooling can be something that he or she is a temporary side effect and byproduct of teething. If your child has already … Continue reading

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Early Developmental Milestones

If you’re at all like me, you don’t LOVE many songs the first time you hear them. Actually maybe not even the second or third time; but, after so many times of hearing a song something about it starts to … Continue reading

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Kids need nature!

You’ve probably had this experience: The kids have been cooped up all morning and now you’re heading out to the park, just to get them outside. In the car, they squabble and sulk — the oldest doesn’t want to go, … Continue reading

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Parenting Matters

Angie (one of our awesome Speech Pathologists) came across this great website that we wanted to pass on to you.  It is: http://www.parentingmatters-epc.org/   It has all sorts of information.  Some of the things I found most helpful: 1. Calendar: it … Continue reading

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