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The Journey of Self-Publishing a Book

The Journey of Self-Publishing a Book

I am an author. Those are four words I never thought I would utter! And yet, here we are. I am an author. I have written and self-published my first book. Becoming an author was not on my to-do list or even a blip on the radar. I don’t fancy myself a writer, so how did I come to have written a book?

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The Case for an Oral-Mech Exam

The Case for an Oral-Mech Exam

Oral mechanism exam, oral motor exam, oral-facial exam, oral peripheral exam… whatever you call it, it’s one of the most important, but frequently neglected, components of an initial assessment for any child with a suspected speech sound disorder.

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Toys to Promote Speech & Language Development

Toys to Promote Speech & Language Development

Children spend most of their time in play which helps them understand their environment and interact with people. Nothing beats toys that children can hold and share with others. Thinking of toys to buy for your children or the ones you work with? Check out these toys that are easily available in stores near you and also great for promoting speech and language development.

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Playing With Purpose: Summer Break

Playing With Purpose: Summer Break

Summer break is quickly approaching or already here. That means time for fun in the sun, family vacations, and plenty of Playing With Purpose! Playing With Purpose does not means tons of extra work for you. Follow these summer break tips to create opportunities to grow your child’s speech and language skills.

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Why Having Less is More in Speech & Language Therapy

Why Having Less is More in Speech & Language Therapy

A study by Dauch et al (2018) found that toddlers who had access to only four toys showed an increased amount of time playing with a toy as well as more variety in the way they played with toys when compared to toddlers who had access to 16 toys. By simply having fewer toys, it helped foster attention and learning!

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Being an SLP

Being an SLP

In honor of Better Hearing & Speech Month and my 2nd year in business, I am sharing a bit about my role as an SLP and the work I do.

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Meet Emily

Emily Cohen, MA, CCC-SLP pediatric speech therapy Austin

Emily Cohen, M.A., CCC-SLP is the founder of the Tandem Speech Therapy, a pediatric speech therapy practice serving the south and central Austin areas.

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Meet Emily

Emily Cohen, M.A., CCC-SLP is the founder of the Tandem Speech Therapy, an in-home pediatric speech therapy practice serving the south and central Austin areas.

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Tandem Speech Therapy
5.0
Based on 7 Reviews
April S.
April S.
2019-02-08 11:44:29
Emily Cohen is wonderful! Emily started with my 6 year old daughter in the summer of 2018 thru January 2019. While my daughter was receiving Speech at Her... read more
Amy S.
Amy S.
2019-01-25 09:43:54
Emily Cohen is an amazing speech therapist. My son has ASD and his language delays are very severe, but Emily is extremely patient and invested in his... read more
Eric B.
Eric B.
2017-09-09 11:41:57
Emily came and gave our neighborhood group a presentation on what to look out for in our children with regards to speech development. She was so... read more

Start Playing With Purpose

Learn how to purposefully and intentionally interact with your child during play and help them increase opportunities for speech and language development with our Playing with Purpose book!