ADHD

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

King’s Speech Summer Groups

King’s Speech Summer Groups

Summer Groups at King’s Speech Groups run weekly from June 27  through August 10, 2017   Pragmatics/Social Language: Perfect to carry over skills from 1:1 treatment or school. Targets behaviors such as verbal Initiation, emotional regulation, conversational balance, impulsivity, and…

Dyslexia CT

Dyslexia CT

WHATS NEW IN DYSLEXIA AWARENESS Governor Malloy announces October as Dyslexia CT Awareness Month in The U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Science, Space, and Technology held a hearing, “The Science of Dyslexia,” on September 18, 2014 Connecticut’s Own Sally…

Fear of Public Speaking

Fear of Public Speaking

King’s Speech and Learning Center offers 5 Tips to Overcome Your Fear of Public Speaking 1. Accept your nerves and channel them into enthusiasm.  Pre-presentation jitters are perfectly normal. It is what you do with them that can make or break your…

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…

Benefits of Playing Chess

Benefits of Playing Chess

Ten Big Brain Benefits of Playing Chess 1. It can raise your IQ 2. It helps prevent Alzheimer’s 3. It exercises both sides of the brain 4. It increases your creativity 5. It improves your memory 6. It increases problem-solving…

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…