Opportunities for change in children with persistent speech disorder

TitleOpportunities for change in children with persistent speech disorder
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsSchusser, KF, Wren, Y
Conference NameAmerican Speech and Hearing Association Convention
Date PublishedNovember 2012
Abstract

This session is developed by the Convention Program Committee on Speech Sound Disorders.  Researchers will present findings on predictors of and academic outcomes for children with persistent speech sound disorders (PSD).  Findings will be framed by possible cognitive underpinnings of PSD: working memory, receptive/ expressive language, motor control issues, etc.  Suggestions for treatment will be discussed. Audience comments and questions will be welcomed.