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Thinking about assessment - why no change can be a good thing

Ever wondered how to interpret standardised scoring from formal tests? Or been frustrated because it seems like your child is 'getting worse' with their scores? It may not be as bad as it sounds - read the full article to find out more.

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Parents – be kind to yourselves.

As part of our role as paediatric therapists, we get to work very closely with parents. Over the past few weeks, there’s been a recurring theme that I’ve been speaking to parents about. Maybe it’s that time of the year and everyone is feeling a little burned out. To summarise where the discussion always ends – parents – you need to be kind to yourselves.

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Augmentative Alternate Communication (AAC): Debunking AAC Myths

Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) is any type of communication strategy for people with a range of conditions who have significant difficulties speaking. An AAC system is combing all communication methods including gesture, vocalisations, pointing to symbols etc.

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