HELPFUL LINKS & RESOURCES

 

Speech-Language Milestones and Information

 

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
www.asha.org

Canadian Association of Speech-Language Pathologist and Audiologist  (CASLPA)
www.caslpa.ca 

The Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA)
www.apraxia-kids.org

Canadian Stuttering Association
www.stutter.ca

American Sign Language
commtechlab.msu.edu/Sites/aslweb/browser.htm

Typical Speech & language Development
www.asha.org/public/speech/development/default.htm

Childhood Apraxia of Speech
www.apraxia-kids.org

Autism Speaks
www.autismspeaks.org 

Autism Society Canada
www.autismsocietycanada.ca

Canadian ADHD Resource Alliance
www.caddra.ca/

Centre for ADHD Awareness
www.caddac.ca

Attention Deficit Disorders (U.S. Website)
www.chadd.org

Autism Web
www.autismweb.com

National Autism Association
www.nationalautismassociation.org

Down Syndrome
www.ndss.org

Childhood Neurology
www.kidshealth.org/parent/medical

Early Literacy
www.earlyliteracylearning.org

 United States Common Core Standards (for reference)
www.corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/L/1

Executive Functions
www.thinkkids.org

Autism Funding Unit
www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/autism/index.htm

BC Association for People Who Stutter (For Clients with Fluency Disorders)
www.bcaps.bc.ca


Therapy Materials

 

Super Duper Publications
www.superduperinc.com

Picture Exchange Communication System
www.pecs.com

Mayer-Johnson – Boardmaker
www.mayer-johnson.com

Scholastic
www.scholastic.com

Linguisystems
www.linguisystems.com

Social Thinking
www.socialthinking.com


Strategies for Parents

 

Helpful Strategies to Teach Your Child to Use Language
www.meddybemps.com/ParentsGuide/LanguageSkills.html

Baby Sign Language
www.babysigns.com

The Hanen Centre 
www.hanen.org

Special Education Guide
parentpals.com


Therapy Approaches

 

The Hanen Program
www.hanen.org

The Scerts Model
www.scerts.com

The Floortime Foundation
www.floortime.org

Handwriting Without Tears
www.hwtears.com

The Prompt Institute
www.promptinstitute.com

The Kaufman Speech Praxis Technique
www.kidspeech.com

Picture Exchange Communication System
www.pecs.com

Social Thinking
www.socialthinking.com

Mindfulness & Stuttering
www.stammering.org/act.html