Hanen programs are evidence-based and world-renowned parent-training programs designed to teach parents how to implement speech and language therapy into their everyday activities with their child.
Research has shown that Hanen programs are effective towards improving both children’s speech and language abilities, as well as parents’ skills.
The Hanen Centre has devised different programs to target specific areas of need. Hanen programs involve a parental commitment of attending group training workshops for three or more months as well as individual sessions for you and your child at certain stages.
Hanen: It Takes Two To Talk is an evidence-based parent training program which promotes speech and language in children aged 0-5 years with a language delay.
Children whose parents participated in a Hanen program showed:
Caregivers learn to:
This program is available at:
Program delivery varies between clinics so please check with your local clinic about their programs.