Having been to speech therapy herself as a child, she wanted to enter the field because it made such a big difference in her life.
Humor in Treatment Is No Joke: Laughter really may be the best medicine. An SLP uses jokes to target communication and social skills.
Chew Gum to Kill That Earworm?
Babies Want to Listen to Other Babies
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