Learn highly practical methods to eliminate persistent thumb-sucking and other oral habits in this easy-to-read and helpful book.
“This book is invaluable when it comes to helping parents come up with solutions for their child’s thumb sucking.”
Written for both parents and therapists, this book explains why and how to stop thumb-sucking with common-sense procedures, including detailed suggestions for application into everyday life. This book is also appropriate for most older children to read for themselves and is a great book for clinic waiting rooms.
A majority of children will progress if given time, encouragement, and food remediation procedures. How to Stop Thumbsucking contains the most effective strategies and elimination programs available today.
“I’m a speech therapist and I find this book very useful, even for parents and caregivers. With few words, P. Marshalla depicts the features, consequences and possible solutions for thumbsucking and other oral habits.”
- Why Stop Sucking the Thumb?
- The Evolution of Thumbsucking
- Foundational Guidelines
- The General Plan
- Activities and Techniques
- Talking with Your Child
How to Stop Thumbsucking is:
- 80 pages
- Appropriate for SLPs and parents
- For children two years of age and older
“This thumb-sucking book is full of great ideas!”