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by: The National Center on Physical Activity and Disability An individual who has sustained a spinal cord injury usually demonstrates some loss of motor function and/or sensation at and below the level of injury. The type and location of injury often dictates the…...
January 1, 2008
[Source] Kids Health Andrea is 12 years old and in the 6th grade. She likes to go swimming, play with her dog, and have friends over. She’s been in three dance recitals, and she even received a standing ovation once. She’s traveled to…...
January 1, 2008
by: Sue Buckley and Gillian Bird This article can be found on Down Syndrome Online. Down Syndrome Online offers comprehensive information about Down syndrome, including articles, books and scientific papers. Read the full text of “Speech and Language Development for Teenagers with Down Syndrome…...
January 1, 2008
Many speech sound disorders occur without a known cause. A child may not learn how to produce sounds correctly or may not learn the rules of speech sounds on his or her own. These children may have a problem with speech development,…...
January 1, 2008
by: Sue Buckley and Gillian Bird This article can be found on Down Syndrome Online. Down Syndrome Online offers comprehensive information about Down syndrome, including articles, books and scientific papers. Read the full text of “Speech and Language Development for Infants with Down Syndrome…...
January 1, 2008
by: Monica Bray There is a well developed literature on the development of vocabulary and grammar in children with Down syndrome but limited information in the area of speech production. The spoken language of people with Down syndrome often leads to a lack…...
January 1, 2008
by: Sue Buckley and Gillian Bird This article can be found on Down Syndrome Online. Down Syndrome Online offers comprehensive information about Down syndrome, including articles, books and scientific papers. Read the full text of “Speech and Language Development for Children with Down Syndrome…...
James Law, Ph.D., FRCSLT, Professor of Language and Communication Science, Director of the Centre for Integrated Healthcare Research, Queen Margaret University  Published online 02-13-09 in the Canadian Language & Literacy Research Network in their Encyclopedia of Language and Literacy Development This Encyclopedia entry…...
January 1, 2008
By: Peter Howell This article can be found on Down Syndrome Online. Down Syndrome Online offers comprehensive information about Down syndrome, including articles, books and scientific papers. Two areas where speech fluency problems arise, the motor system and the speech-language interface, are described and…...
January 1, 2008
This video accompanies the May 2009 newsletter on Pencil Grasp Patterns....