Language is the human capacity for acquiring and using complex systems of communication, and a language is any specific example of such a system. People with communication disorders may have difficulties in speech, language, voice, fluency, and reading and spelling. Speech pathologists manage communication disorders including problems with language.
Communication concerns If you are visiting a speech pathologist for the first time because you are concerned that your child is not talking as much as their peers. Then, the first thing that will usually happen is your speech pathologist will make a case history. This involves going through your Child’s health and developmental history which may include birthing history, developmental milestones including speech, feeding and motor milestones, o … [Read more...]