Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
AAC is a way for individuals to communicate when they do not have physical means to speak, it is their means of expressing thoughts, words, or ideas. It can be..
Aphasia is a language disorder that happens when you have brain damage. Your brain has two halves. Language skills are in the left half of the brain in most people. Damage..
Spaced Retrieval Therapy
This is a treatment that can work for clients with Dementia and Aphasia. Memory is not a single system, so it’s important to evaluate which types of memory are most impaired. By using a..
What is stuttering? Stuttering is a communication disorder that affects fluency of speech. The disorder is characterized by disruptions in the production of speech sounds. Starkweather (1980,1987) suggests that rate..
What it is: Play-based therapy is a technique SLPs use for younger clients. Clinicians can learn about how children communicate based on how they play. Children discover the world around..