Dysarthria, meaning abnormal or difficult articulating, is a motor speech disorder resulting from neurological injury of the motor component of the motor-speech system.
This is a common question for many people looking to book a speech pathology appointment. The real answer to this question is actually anyone. If you have a concern regarding your child or yourself, you can call a speech pathology clinic to book an appointment without a referral from another profession. While there are referrals you can get for speech pathology which entitle you to Medicare rebates, you do not need a referral to see a speech … [Read more...]