Disabilities

Specific Speech And Language Disorder. How can you help your child?

A speech and language disorder is often first diagnosed at developmental check-ups. Children may not reach each expected developmental milestones (see below). These disorders impair a child’s functioning, and can if severe enough disrupt a child’s ability to communicate, they have especially serious consequences. In their most severe forms, it can be expected to persist… Read More Specific Speech And Language Disorder. How can you help your child?

Disabilities

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): What is it, diagnosis and how to help your child?

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)   Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental disability that affects the development of the brain in areas of social interaction and communication and appears to have a wide spectrum. This just means that the symptoms and characteristics of autism can present themselves in a wide variety of combinations and can range… Read More Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): What is it, diagnosis and how to help your child?