Child development refers to the biological, psychological and emotional changes that occur in human beings between birth and the end of adolescence, as the individual progresses from dependency to increasing autonomy. We provide speech therapy for childhood development. Read the latest on childhood development here!
A recent study conducted at Stanford University School of Medicine has found that children’s brains are far more engaged and show wider activation when hearing their mother’s voice as opposed to those of other people. Findings indicate that this brain response can predict a child’s social communication ability. Brain regions that respond more strongly to the mother’s voice extend beyond auditory areas to include those involved in emotion and … [Read more...]