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Orlando/Kissimmee Speech Therapy; Is There A Link Between Stuttering And ADHD

2020-09-25T16:50:32-04:00September 25th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) affects many children in Central Florida. Difficulty focusing and excitability are typically expected, but what about stuttering? The latest research suggests a link between ADHD and stuttering. Revealing that 50% of participants who had stuttering issues also had ADHD.  “Despite popular beliefs, emotional problems and parenting style do not cause [...]

Better Hearing and Speech Month; Don’t Delay If Your Child Is Showing Signs

2020-05-09T09:57:17-04:00May 9th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Join Orlando’s First Words Speech Therapy in celebrating Better Hearing and Speech Month. Founded by the American Speech - Language - Hearing Association to bring awareness about communication disorders hearing health. Encouraging parents to take action if they feel their child may show any signs of delay or missing any milestones. Communication, speech, language, and [...]

Pediatric Speech – Language And Occupational Teletherapy; Keys To Success

2020-04-08T14:56:26-04:00April 8th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Speech and language therapy are very important to a child's development. But with everyone staying at home because of the Coronavirus, many children are missing important sessions. Unfortunately, this can have a negative impact on all the progress a child has made. Which is why First Words Speech Therapy is providing teletherapy  sessions. This individualized alternative [...]