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Childhood Apraxia of Speech: How Can an SLP Help?

Childhood mispronunciations are a normal part of language development; most parents have fond memories of cute mispronunciations like “effalent” for elephant. But what happens when your child’s speech problems are more severe? Last week we talked about one speech disorder, … Continue reading

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Does My Child Have Childhood Apraxia of Speech?

Mispronouncing words is a typical part of language development. Many parents love that adorable stage where a child might say “p’sketti” for spaghetti or “compooter” for computer. Errors like this are a normal part of learning language and typically nothing … Continue reading

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Strokes and Communication: How a Speech-Language Pathologist Can Help

Stroke is one of the leading causes of death in the United States, responsible for roughly one out of every 19 deaths in the nation. On average, one person dies from a stroke every four minutes in the United States. … Continue reading

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