Speech, Language, Literacy & Feeding Therapy for Children

December, 2012

Auditory Processing Disorder

I had a discussion with a parent today that highlighted the need for this post. The topic of Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) also referred to as Central¬†Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) has been a source of controversy and warm discussions amongst academics, audiologists, speech pathologists and parents of children with listening difficulties for many years. I …Continue reading

Health Economics and Early Intervention

Today I spent the day learning more about health economics and cost-effectiveness analysis of health services. Sounds boring? Not at all. As a society we appear to have developed an endless appetite for health services. We all want ourselves and our families to have the best health possible but are we willing to pay for …Continue reading