COMMUNICATION DISORDERS

American Speech Language and Hearing Association page outlining various communication disorders:  http://www.asha.org/public/speech/disorders/ChildSandL.htm

Here is a link to typical pediatric developmental speech and hearing norms http://www.asha.org/public/speech/development/chart.htm

 

STUTTERING

The Stuttering Foundation:  http://www.stutteringhelp.org/Default.aspx?tabid=4

Here is a link of special accommodations and activities parents can do at home in order to support fluent speech:  http://www.stutteringhelp.org/Default.aspx?tabid=151

 

AUTISM

The Autism Society:  http://www.autism-society.org/

Parent-delivered Autism treatment for children from chinese medicine:  http://www.qsti.org/index.html

 

SECOND LANGUAGE ACQUISITION

The following details the type of elected services provided by a speech therapist to address accent modification:  http://www.asha.org/public/speech/development/accent_mod.htm

Please see the following link for some ideas on how to best support your child’s development in multiple languages:  http://www.asha.org/public/speech/development/BilingualChildren.htm

 

Please email Angela Boyer M.S., CCC-SLP with any questions, or to arrange a screen or evaluation at   angela.boyer@speechpdx.com