ERIC Number: ED209850
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Teaching Speech to Your Language Delayed Child.
Rees, Roger J.; Pryor, Jan, Ed.
Australian Early Childhood Resource Booklets, n4 1980
Intended for parents, the booklet focuses on the speech and language development of children with language delays. The following topics are among those considered: the parent's role in the initial diagnosis of deafness, intellectual handicap, and neurological difficulties; diagnoses and single causes of difficultiy with speech; what to say to professionals and neighbors; significant behaviors of a language disordered child; preliminary exercises for developing speech; expressive language; articulation problems; and children with special language problems (stuttering, cleft palate, cerebral palsy, mental retardation, and emotional disturbance). A final section touches upon relationships with other children and adults. (CL)
Descriptors: Articulation Impairments, Clinical Diagnosis, Deafness, Language Acquisition, Language Handicaps, Mental Retardation, Neurological Impairments, Parents as Teachers, Speech Handicaps, Speech Skills, Teaching Methods
Australian Early Childhood Resource Booklets, Australian Pre-School Association, Inc., Knox St., Watson, A.C.T. 2602 Australia ($5.50 for 5 issues, $1.45 single copy, Australia currency).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Australian Pre-School Association, Canberra.