Instrumental Swallow Studies
How do I know if I need an instrumental swallow study? If you have difficulty swallowing food or liquid, a speech-language pathologist will evaluate your swallow using a variety of..
Some Fast Facts about Hearing Impairment and ASL
• More than 15 million people in the United States have a hearing loss of some degree. • Nearly 2 million people in the United States are considered deaf. •..
It is often difficult for children to clearly express what they want to say, especially for children with language difficulties. When emotions run high, frustration can build up, leading to..
How to Develop Your Child’s Speech with Play
"Not all children are ready to learn the same thing at the same time in the same way." - Kathy Walker It is important not to compare children with speech..
Orofacial Myofunctional Disorder in Individuals with Down Syndrome
Children/adults diagnosed with Down Syndrome are at risk for OMD (orofacial myofunctional disorders). OMD can affect the resting mouth posture of the child, feeding, oral placement skills, and speech. Child..