25 Nov 2021

Helping children correct tongue thrust

From Nine To Noon, 11:25 am on 25 November 2021

Tongue thrust is a relatively common condition where children rest their tongue too far forward in their mouth. This can lead to slushy sounding speech. 

Wellington Speech and Language Therapist Christian Wright talks to Kathryn about the condition, how to spot it, and what to do about it.

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