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How Does Your Child Hear and Talk?

[Source] ASHA

NB: This article is written for the parents. We publish it here because we know that therapists like to give their client's caregivers as much information as possible.

The development of communication skills begins in infancy, before the emergence of the first word. Any speech or language problem is likely to have a significant effect on the child's social and academic skills and behavior. The earlier a child's speech and language problems are identified and treated, the less likely it is that problems will persist or get worse. Early speech and language intervention can help children be more successful with reading, writing, schoolwork, and interpersonal relationships.

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