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Choice Making

Learning to make choices is a functional way for your child to start letting you know their likes, dislikes and what they would prefer. It is hard to stop anticipating what your child wants or needs, but by waiting a few seconds and allowing your child to make a choice shows them the value of communicating with you.

Giving your child a choice, means that they have some control over you and their environment.

Helping Your Child To Make Choices

During every day there are lots of times when you can offer your child a choice. Adding choice making into your daily routine, is a really easy change to make.

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You can contact the Norfolk & Waveney Speech & Language Therapy Service by calling Just One Number on 0300 300 0123. Our opening hours are 8am-6pm Monday-Friday (excluding bank holidays) and 9am-1pm on Saturdays.

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