Debbie's Blog

Slowing Down How Quickly a Child Drinks

25th Jul 2018

Question:  Hello. I’m looking for something to help slow a child’s drinking. She takes huge gulps and does not pace herself. We’re using thickened liquids to slow her down but I’m hoping to … read more

Which Products Are Recommended for Drooling?

Posted by Debra C. Lowsky, MS, CCC-SLP on 2nd Jul 2018

Question:  I have a daughter (24 months old) who has low tone in her face, open mouth posture, and drools all the time.  We are wanting to find a feeding therapist soon but also want … read more

Chewing through Pencil Erasers

26th Jun 2018

Question:  I am looking for chews to help my almost 10 year old son stop chewing up and swallowing erasers (both large pink pearl type erasers and erasers on pencils).  I did get him a&nb … read more