Singing Leads to Talking

Singing to your babies and toddlers is one of the best ways to introduce music into their lives. This type of auditory stimulation can also help develop speech, communication, and cognitive skills. You can get even more “bang for your buck” with one simple idea: contrast. When you sing to your child, sing both soft […]

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Three Speech Therapists Join McLellan Homecare

We’re happy to welcome three new therapists to the McLellan Homecare family; Channing Creveling, Jules Maxwell, and Patti Wade. Although they are new to McLellan Homecare, each of these dynamic individuals brings a wealth of experience in treating children from birth to 3 years, as well as preschool and school-age children. In addition, they are firm […]

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Benefits of Family Dinners

BENEFITS OF FAMILY DINNERS Our belief in the “magic” of family dinners is grounded in research on the physical, mental and emotional benefits of regular family meals. Some of the specific benefits of family dinners are: Better academic performance Higher self-esteem Greater sense of resilience Lower risk of substance abuse Lower risk of teen pregnancy […]

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