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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 “What do we Know About the Needs of Children…...
January 1, 2008
By: Gregory L. Lof, PhD, CCC-SLP The vast majority of the legitimate research shows no changes in speech sound productions because of non-speech oral motor exercises. However, many clinicians have strong opinions about their efficacy by stating clinical anecdotes, or they will cite…...
January 1, 2008
All material Copyright© 2008-2010 Rett Syndrome Research Trust Reprinted with the express permission of Rett Syndrome Research Trust (RSRT) as originally published on their website. What is Rett Syndrome? Rett Syndrome is the most physically disabling of the autism spectrum disorders. It strikes…...
January 1, 2008
[Source] Kids Health You have probably seen people who have Down syndrome. They have certain physical features, such as a flatter face and upward slanting eyes. They may have medical problems, too, such as heart defects. Kids with Down syndrome usually have trouble…...
January 1, 2008
[Source] Kids Health When Stacey went over to her new friend Chelsea’s house, she met Chelsea’s 4-year-old brother, Shawn. “Hi,” said Stacey, smiling. Shawn glanced at her and said nothing. Then he turned back to a toy he was holding. Later, in Chelsea’s…...
January 1, 2008
By: Tiffiny Carlson, United Spinal Association, Action online Magazine May 28th, 2009  This article was originally published in Action Online and is reprinted here with the express Permission of the United Spinal Association. “Wii-Hab” uses a popular game system to help people with…...
By: Caroline Bowen Caroline Bowen PhD provides speech-language pathology information and resources for consumers, professionals and students. We thank Dr. Bowen for explicitly allowing us to link to her articles.They are all found on her Website This resource page contains lists of Minimal Pairs,…...
January 1, 2008
This is a shortened version of a longer 82-minute film titled UP SYNDROME, which is a multi-award-winning documentary that has garnered international acclaim as one of the most honest portrayals of Down’s Syndrome ever committed to film. Synopsis: “University of Texas student…...
January 1, 2008
This is a shortened version of a longer 82-minute film titled UP SYNDROME, which is a multi-award-winning documentary that has garnered international acclaim as one of the most honest portrayals of Down’s Syndrome ever committed to film. Synopsis: “University of Texas student…...