Tag Archives: Childhood Apraxia of Speech

Pediatric / School-Based Therapy Resource of the Week: Mr. Potato Head

By: Shareka Bentham, SLT copyright 2010, Shareka Bentham, SLT. This blog post has been reprinted with express permission of the author as it appeared on her blog Easy Speech and Language Ideas He may seem like just an ordinary guy … Continue reading

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SLP Activities of the Week: Word Retrieval Activities For Children

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 “In simple terms the … Continue reading

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PT Corner: Apraxia: Pediatric PT Primer

[Source: ┬áDinosaur Physical Therapy] Apraxia is a neurological disorder characterized by loss of the ability to execute or carry out skilled movements and gestures, despite having the desire and the physical ability to perform them. Typically, most children do not … Continue reading

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Autism and CAS Often Coincide

[Source: Science Daily] Over the course of a three-year study, 64 percent of children initially diagnosed with autism were found to also have apraxia. The study also showed that the commonly used Checklist for Autism Spectrum Disorder (CASD) accurately diagnoses … Continue reading

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Parents Share: Ideas for Speech Practice at Home

by: The Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA) The Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA) has published this fantastic list of practice ideas for parents to use in the home. We thank CASANA for … Continue reading

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