Social Skills

6 Tips for Helping Your Child Make Lasting Friendships

6 Tips for Helping Your Child Make Lasting Friendships

By: Kacy Schmiedt, M.S., CCC-SLP Building meaningful friendships is an important part of a child's social development. In this blog post, we'll explore effective strategies you can use to help support your child in fostering positive connections with their peers. 1....

Activities to Boost Your Child’s Social Skills

Activities to Boost Your Child’s Social Skills

By: Kacy Leuck, M.S., CCC-SLP Most of the world is starting to go back to “normal” after the whirlwind of COVID-19 changed many of our lives in countless ways. By far one of the biggest aspects that took a hit was our social lives.  Think about the opportunities for...

How to Help Your Child Regulate Their Emotions

How to Help Your Child Regulate Their Emotions

By: Kacy Leuck, M.S., CCC-SLP I’m sure you’ve heard the saying, “Life is 10 percent what happens to you and 90 percent how you react to it.” Implementing this motto into daily life is a lot easier said than done, and can be especially difficult for children who...

Finding Solutions for those Suffering Social Skills

Finding Solutions for those Suffering Social Skills

Children learn so many valuable social skills through play and peer interaction, which is something that children seem to be missing out on or are at least getting less of during these increasingly virtual times. It seems that social distancing may be causing a...