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Toddler Talk – April 2003 Parents Magazine

This is the age when your child’s speech begins to soar. Here are some simple strategies to boost his language skills. Introduction Few childhood milestones are as thrilling as your baby’s first word — an event lovingly recorded… Read More

Not Talking Yet?

By Sandra Y. Lee, Photo by Matthew Rodgers Child Magazine – April 2003 If you suspect your child has difficulties with speech, speak up. The key to treating language disorders is early intervention. Perhaps no other milestone, besides… Read More

Conference ’03 – Apraxia in Children: Strategies for Physicians, Therapists & Families

Mark Your Calendars… Finalized brochures will be mailed 3/14/03 Apraxia in Children: Strategies for Physicians, Therapists & Families May 16 – 17, 2003 North Charleston , South Carolina Agenda Overview: May 16, 2003 8:30am – 8:30pm: Overview of… Read More

An Advocate For A Little-Known Disorder

By Michelle Howe Star-Ledger Staff At Tanner Geng’s second birthday party, his parents, Lisa and Glenn, noticed there was something wrong with their son. “He wasn’t able to blow out the candles on his birthday cake and he… Read More

“Unlocking the Words: Helping children with apraxia”

From: Under the Umbrella Fall/Winter 1999 Children’s Specialized Hospital At two years of age, Tanner Geng of Warren was unable to blow out the candles on his birthday cake. “He couldn’t purse his lips to blow. His face was very… Read More

Thanks to Seton Hall University Law School!

We are proud to announce that we were voted as the primary recipient of Seton Hall University’s Law School’s Competitive Grant. Because of this Grant, as well as the continued wonderful support of our current sponsors and others,… Read More

Mothers-to-Be, Children Should Avoid Fish High in Mercury

Women who are or may become pregnant shouldn’t eat shark, swordfish, king mackerel or tilefish because these fish may contain high levels of mercury that could harm unborn babies. FDA’s advice extends to nursing mothers and young children,… Read More

Cherab Foundation’s First Apraxia Conference

The First Scientific Conference Dedicated to the Therapy of Verbal Apraxia/Dyspraxia.  Professional anecdotal overseen by CAPT Joseph Hibbeln, M.D.  The following was from ‘The First Apraxia Conference’ July 23-24, 2001, Headquarters Plaza Hotel, Morristown, New Jersey USA and was also presented… Read More

Two Day Trip to NYC for Inside Edition Filming

This 2 day trip, which was a first trip to New York for both mother and son, also gave Khalid and Cindy the ability to have some fun while they shared their story about growing up with a… Read More

Inside Edition Segment

On August 6, 2001, Inside Edition did a feature story on Apraxia. After about 30 hours of taping, and hours of editing down to 5 and a half minutes, we were left with one powerful segment. Families that… Read More