Speech and Language Activities and Resources Hello and Welcome! My name is Carrie Clark and I am a speech-language pathologist in Columbia, Missouri. I am so glad that you found my website! If you have a child with speech or language concerns, or you are a speech-language pathologist, you have come to the right place. [...]
Speech and Language Therapy Guide E-Book Step-By-Step Speech Therapy Activities to Teach Speech and Language Skills At Home or In Therapy “Carrie Clark’s Speech and Language Therapy Guide is an extremely valuable resource for both parents and speech-language pathologists. Carrie addresses a huge variety of speech/language skills, which she deftly breaks in to manageable steps. [...]
If you’ve been waiting patiently for my newest e-book to be released, your wait is finally over!! The new e-book is finally here! Jump Start Your Late Talker The 8-week program to use with your late talker before going to see the speech therapist (or at the same time!) Click Here to Learn More! This [...]
How to conduct stuttering therapy with children On, this episode of the speech and language kids podcast, Carrie Clark reviews the current research on stuttering therapy for children. You will also learn how to conduct this therapy yourself. Note: This information is not intended to replace the guidance of a licensed speech-language pathologist (SLP). Every child is [...]
Stuttering in Preschoolers Many preschoolers go through periods of stuttering. They may repeat whole words or phrases, use lots of fillers like “um” and “uh”, or seem to have trouble coming up with a word. These phases of stuttering may come and go as the child goes through little bursts of language development. For most [...]
In this episode of the Speech and Language Kids Podcast, Carrie interviews chiropractor Dr. Aaron Cunningham of Keystone Chiropractic and Sensory Development Center in Columbia, MO. Dr. Aaron discusses how his clinic is helping children with sensory issues and nuerodevelopmental disabilities, such as children with autism, ADHD, Asperger’s, etc. Dr. Aaron is one of about 60 [...]
Click Here to download word lists for the lateral lisp sounds that you can use for data collection or therapy A lateral lisp can be a very tricky thing to treat. With a lateral lisp, air is forced over the sides of the tongue for sounds like /s/, /z/, and “sh” instead of out the [...]
I was recently interviewed on a podcast about starting a private practice. I told my story of how I got started and why I’ve decided to do what I do. The host, Scott Harmon is awesome and I had a ton of fun recording it. However, once the interview was done, I didn’t think much [...]
To Listen to the Episode, Visit I-Tunes or Use the Player at the bottom of this page! iTunes Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/speech-language-kids-podcast/id605044861 The podcast is back! After a much needed break to take care of my beautiful new baby boy, I am back and ready to get this podcast rolling again! This episode will give you 7 easy [...]
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I’m excited to report that my next e-book is due to be launched within the next week or two! Introducing… Jump Start Your Late Talker The 8-week program to use with your late talker before going to see the speech therapist (or at the same time!) This program is a prescribed 8-week program that will [...]
Screen Time and Language Development So what’s the big deal? Just about every American has a TV in their home. Most three-year-olds can work my smart phone better than I can. And I’m constantly seeing parents bring their 5-year-old to superhero movies that are clearly intended for adults. Screen time for children in American is [...]