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Beth Ann Shanks

Beth Ann Shanks, MS CCC/SLP a speech/language pathologist, has established a style of therapy that sees the promise of success in every child. Today, Beth Ann is the owner and CEO of Speech Academy LLC. Her cutting-edge approaches and innovations have been infused into her clinic. She helps to educate parents on how to make simple changes in their language as they engage their child with language-processing challenges, including those with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). As a result, family conversations are developed and continue to flourish. Her parent-coaching master class video series, Uttering Joy, is here to light up the dreams of all of the children and parents who come to its virtual doorway. Beth Ann’s Uttering Joy allows visions of success to become a reality Website Twitter Facebook Instagram YouTube

Scripting: Out with the Borrowed, and In With a New Tale

Scripting: Out with the Borrowed, and In With a New Tale https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/scripting-verbal-sharing-tips

Let’s go back to a moment when your child shared a story that was not his/her own and was disconnected from that present situation. Give yourself the luxury of a short daydream.  First, focus on your child’s adorable, precious face. Next, fill in the scene that you just imagined. Include your shared words or story […]

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