Literacy is the ability to read and write one's own name and further for knowledge and interest, write coherently, and think critically about the written word. Speech pathologists can help you improve your literacy.
One of the most popular misconceptions about children with speech and language delay is that taking a ‘wait and see’ approach cannot hurt. While this approach may not lead to anything life threatening, it can have serious repercussions for a child’s entire future following poor performance at school leading to decreased opportunities in further education, career and employment. Here are a few examples of a child’s delayed language skills influ … [Read more...]