Tag Archives | attention and listening
Child tantrum

Tears, trials and tantrums: a special workshop for parents

Ever feel like you are often in conflict with your child? It’s true, children’s brains work differently to adults. Children’s therapist Katie Trusty is running a special workshop to help parents understand early behaviour and improve communication skills. Katie used to be part of the Children’s Therapies team and talked to us about the workshop. […]

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Daniela Diciano

5 autism myths debunked

According to The National Autistic Society, more than 1 in 100 people in the UK have autism. But there’s still so many myths out there around children living with autism, and what it means for them and their families. We caught up with psychologist Daniela Diciano to debunk the most common myths about autism. “If your child has […]

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Marianne Brown, Speech and Language Therapist at Children's Therapies

Therapy for Attention and Listening Skills

Normal Development of Listening Skills From birth, children become aware of the sounds around them and attach meaning to them, especially through the voices of parents and siblings, who play a huge part in this process. Young children start to recognise sounds as speech, and to gradually develop an understanding of the words they hear. […]

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