Speech and Language Development

Benefits of Speech Therapy for Autism

Benefits of Speech Therapy for Autism

One of the characteristic issues for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder is a speech impairment. Although there are three levels of autism, children can develop difficulties with communication early on. Benefits of Speech Therapy for Autism Speech therapy can not only address issues of limited verbal communication but also positively influence your child's self-esteem. Once you know your child has a speech disorder, it's time to learn about the great benefits of speech therapy for autism. How can speech therapy be applied for Autism? This wide-ranging field can address a variety of speech and communication disorders. From mild stuttering to…
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10 Everyday Speech Therapy Exercises For Autism

10 Everyday Speech Therapy Exercises For Autism

Are you looking for some everyday speech therapy exercises for Autism? Keep reading for therapy you can do at home. With the current pandemic, parents with special needs children are now faced with continuing therapy services at home. Although parents of special needs children are not licensed therapists, that doesn't mean parents are no less qualified to provide therapy for their children. 10 Everyday Speech Therapy Exercises For Autism While these times may be different, your child's need for therapy hasn't changed. The good news is that now, your child can continue therapy at home with these ten easy speech…
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How Can You Help Your Child with a Speech Disorder?

How Can You Help Your Child with a Speech Disorder?

Many babies can excitedly babble "mama" and "dada" well before their first birthday. Most toddlers can say around 20 words by the time they're 18 months old. But at what age should your kid start to formulate comprehensible sentences? And when do you consider there to be a delay in speech and language development? A child with a speech disorder is unable to say all of the speech sounds in words. Keep reading to find out when and what you need to look out for, and how to help. As with other skills or milestones throughout your child's life, the age at which they learn to talk…
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