Dynamic Therapy Associates, Inc. is a family-focused speech language pathology practice. We provide articulation, language, oral-motor/feeding, and AAC services to our patients.
When it comes to helping your child with communication challenges, you might be eager to explore different communication tools right away. However, there’s a better way—a thoughtful process called the SETT Framework. This approach looks at four important things: Your Child, Where They Communicate, What They Need to Do, and the Tools they might use. Plus, it highlights how you, as a parent, are key to making it all work. In this blog post, we’ll look at how the SETT Framework helps us make wise choices and how you play a crucial role in making it all work for your child.
It’s normal to want to find the right tools quickly, but the SETT Framework reminds us to slow down and think about these important things first:
As a parent, you’re incredibly important in your child’s communication journey, and here’s why:
To make sure this communication approach lasts and works well for your child, we need to involve you:
The SETT Framework reminds us that finding the right communication tools isn’t just about picking gadgets—it’s a thoughtful process. It’s about knowing your child, their needs, their environment, and involving you, the parent, every step of the way. This way, we can make sure your child can express themselves, connect with others, and be a part of their community in the best possible way.