Children and Age-Appropriate Attention Spans

Your Child’s Attention Span Are you worried your child’s attention span lasts only a few seconds or minutes at most? Well that’s probably an accurate observation. Some parents often come in and report, “My child’s attention is so short—he moves from one toy to another...
4 Tips to Help Your Child With ADHD Succeed in School

4 Tips to Help Your Child With ADHD Succeed in School

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, is a condition that is marked by issues with executive functions. Symptoms of ADHD include hyperactivity, an inability to pay attention, and issues with impulse control. If your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, you...

Business Communication

Business Communication Strong communication skills are highly regarded in the business world. The Speech Therapy Centres of Canada’s (STCC) team of Speech Language Pathologists (S-LPs) offer the specific training necessary to optimize business communication in the...
Concussion and the Role of the Speech-Language Pathologist

Concussion and the Role of the Speech-Language Pathologist

The Centre for Disease Control (2017) definition states that concussion is a type of acquired brain injury caused by a bump, blow, or jolt to the head or by a hit to the body causing the head and brain to move rapidly back and forth.  Symptoms of concussion fall into...