Functional First Words!
A common phrase you'll hear thrown around in therapy is "functional." Everything we do should be "functional." But what does that actually mean? When used in speech therapy, functional translates to "this is a useful and easy way to quickly have my needs and wants met." You all want your children to have a way to meaningfully engage in their environment and it's important that you set them up in a way that allows them to have as much success as possible. One way you can suppo