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Lunar New Years Speech Therapy Lesson Plan​

Lunar New Years Speech Therapy Lesson Plan Janie Lai, M.S. CCC-SLP, PsyD candidate and I created this Lunar New Years social skills lesson plan that I have been using in speech therapy. It can also be adapted for classrooms, individual/group speech therapy and mental health lessons. If you use this, I would love for you

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Defining Echolalia and Gestalt Language Development​

Defining Echolalia and Gestalt Language Development I want to share some information about what echolalia and gestalt language development are. I first became interested in the topic when I took Dr. Lillian Stiegler’s “A Language-Based Approach to Managing Echolalia” course. That lead me to Amythest Schaeber’s YouTube video about echolalia from her “Ask an Autistic”

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Neurodiversity: Definition, Etymology, and Advantages

Neurodiversity: Definition, Etymology, and Advantages What does neurodiversity mean?The word neurodiversity is a response to society considering dominant neurological wiring as being normal, and therefore better. Neurodiversity celebrates that people with brains that are different from the dominant norms have their own unique skills to offer.  What diagnoses are associated with neurodiversity?A person with a

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