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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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