Diane T. Dynes, PhD, CCC/SLP-L Speech TherapyWorks
Individualized speech & language therapy with distinct results for all ages and stages
Best practices in speech therapy services.
Music makes many things better including speech and language learning. While research has shown music to be effective in the later years with Adult Aphasia and Alzheimers treatment, it is even more essential with young. For children in speech therapy, music can facilitate interaction in even the most reluctant talker. Songs with specific targets can be a motivating way for a young children to practice sounds, syllables and words as well as gestures and sign language.
For more information about the evidence and benefits regarding the use of music in speech therapy go here.
For more information about Dr. Dynes latest collaboration with songwriter and musician, Kelly Donovan, go here.
Update!"Talking Tunes" - Songs for Speech and Language Development NOW AVAILABLE ON iTUNES AND GOOGLE PLAY (click on the images for a link to the store)