classroom strategies for teachers

Child Anxiety

Child Anxiety

How To Help Your Anxious Child Begin A New School Year by Becca Ballilnger Don’t overreact to what your child is anxious about Don’t tell them that their fear will not happen DO develop a plan of action!! Read More on Child Anxiety

Selective Mutism in Our Own Words

Selective Mutism in Our Own Words

SELECTIVE MUTISM IN OUR OWN WORDS, by Carl Sutton,  is a book about Selective Mutism (SM) by the experts in the condition: those directly affected by it. It gives a voice to people who have all too often found themselves…

Judith Rosenfield recipient of Special Education Award

Judith Rosenfield recipient of Special Education Award

Judith Rosenfield, director of King’s Speech and Learning Center in Simsbury, Connecticut,  received the Spirit of SEPTO Award from Bristol Special Education PTO for her noble service in the community. On June 3, 2014 nine Spirit awards were given out,…

Wait Your Turn Presentation Bristol Public Library

Wait Your Turn Presentation  Bristol Public Library

Wait Your Turn Presentation at Bristol Public Library will be on October 1st with Judith Rosenfield, M.A., CCC-SLP, Speech Language Pathologist and Director of King’s Speech and Learning Center. This presentation is aimed at parents who are looking for ways to improve…

Benefits to Creative Learning Through the Arts: A Research Review

Benefits to Creative Learning Through the Arts: A Research Review

At King’s Speech and Learning Center, we often use music and dramatic play to maximize progress in speech, language and social-emotional skills. We believe “A creative environment is a safe environment” to work on social skills and speaking confidence, as…

Social Practice with Peers

Social Practice with Peers

King’s Speech and Learning offers an onsite visit of a licensed speech-language pathologist to enhance your child’s social skills. For children with relatively mild social language challenges, the best environment for social practice is within natural contexts, such as day…

Generation Y in the Work Place

Generation Y in the Work Place

With my oldest home from college this weekend, I noticed how frequently my very confident Gen Y criticized me regarding the speed in which I mastered just about any electronic task such as completing a Google Search, or looking for…

A Break from Homework Overload

It is two to three weeks into summer and I still feel like I need to ask my 16 year old if she is doing her homework.  My daughter’s junior year of high school definitely proved to be the worst…

Common Myths of Asperger’s or is it the Male Species?

As any of my female readers who have  middle aged husbands know,  the male species is wired differently than the female species.   It is no wonder then, why any woman venting to her friends about her husband’s lack of ability…