Nicola Lathey is a speech and language therapist, and founder of the Owl Centre, a private clinic for children in the UK. Nicola is a member of the Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practice, the Royal Collage of Speech and Language Therapists and the Health Professional Council. She is the author of Small Talk and lives with her family in Oxford.
In Small Talk: Bedtime and Small Talk: At the Park see how expressions, gestures and repetition of simple first words can help early conversations to blossom, throughout baby's bathtime and nighttime routine.
In this extract from Small Talk, Nicola Lathey and Tracey Blake explain how reading to your child helps their development
Friday night horsey heaven - watching The Black Stallion with Minnie on @NetflixUK #streamteam #FridayFeeling https://t.co/4oHs6kqspr
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Encouraging first words - 2yro Aaron reads Small Talk's At The Park: https://t.co/KoHWCocvAO via @YouTube
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Journey Stick: https://t.co/yWNB67VCl1 via @YouTube
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Want your kids to sleep through? Guru @Jo_Frost shares her kip tips & it's all about bath, book and bed! @Booktrust
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Lovely video of 2-yro Aaron reading At The Park - check out the way he says book, daddy and wee! and thanks to his parents Rob and Lisa for sharing this with us!
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Interesting article - In young bilingual children two languages develop simultaneously but independently
Language gap between rich, poor kids begins in infancy
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