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Communication and Prognosis in Angelman's Syndrome

March 3, 2003

We have a question about Angelman's syndrome and speech and language development and prognosis for improvement with speech-language intervention. We often find conflicting information, especially with...   Read More

Articulation Difficulties with High Palatal Vault

Amy Skinder-Meredith, PhD, CCC-SLP

February 24, 2003

I want to know if you have a high palate is it nessecary to have surgery to correct it or will just regular speech therapy correct the problem   Read More

Lateral Lisps

February 17, 2003

I am struggling with my students that have lateral lisps. Frontal lisps seem fairly easy to understand and teach but I am struggling with eliminating airflow from the sides and directing it through th...   Read More

Standardized Tests for Pragmatics

Nancy Creaghead, PhD, CCC-SLP

February 10, 2003

Besides the authentic assesssment, what are other ways(standardized or not) to do a pragmatic assessment when doing a complete language evaluation for elementary age students?   Read More

Student Clinician Having Difficulty in External Practicum

Kay McNeal, MS, CCC-SLP

January 27, 2003

I am a supervisor in a busy medical setting and I have a student assigned to me. She seems to be trying but just cannot keep up with the pace. I don't want to fail her because she seems sincere bu...   Read More

The Finding and Use of Interpreters

Deborah Hwa-Froelich

November 18, 2002

In a school setting, how to I find an appropriate interpreter for a child who has very limited English skills and, from family report, may have a language disorder in his native language?   Read More