CANCELLED – Wisdom Wednesday: Toddler Talk (Speech & Language Development in Early Years)
March 18 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm| FREE
Around age 1, toddlers begin to say their first words and follow simple directions. This is an exciting time for all!
During this session we will discuss:
– Strategies for supporting your child’s use of language
– The relationship between play and language
– Early social skills
– Screen time
* Talk is included with playarea admission
Speaker: Katrina Jenkins, RSLP, S-LP (C)
Katrina is a paediatric Speech-Language Pathologist with Vancouver Coastal Health on the North Shore. She works with children age 0-5 years old with a large variety of speech and language skills. She completed a Bachelor of Arts at McGill University followed by a Masters in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of British Columbia. She is a new mama to 8 month old, Malia. Outside of momming and speech therapy, Katrina enjoys playing soccer, hiking, and snowboarding.