Entries by Stephanie Sorrentino

What Parents Need to Know About Feeding Therapy

Should I Have my Child Evaluated for a Feeding Disorder? Does your child… Experience extreme anxiety or exhibit behaviors during mealtime? Find mealtime to be an exhausting process that requires too much time and energy to complete? Have difficulty tolerating a variety of food groups? Require you to prepare a separate meal from the family […]

Why Your Child is Making Progress in Speech Therapy, But Not at Home

An articulation disorder occurs when a child produces a distorted sound, such as a lisp (i.e., incorrect tongue placement during /s, z/ sounds) or an /r/ sound with a “flat” or vowelized quality (“spiduh” for “spider”). It is worth noting that an “articulation disorder” has become a generalized label used to also describe patterns of […]