speech and language delay

speech and language delay

A generic term for speech and language abilities that are considered to be below that expected for a child’s chronological age (qualified as mild, moderate or severe), while still following the expected developmental sequence.
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In his poster presentation, Mohamed Ahmed, clinical coordinator for Early Intervention Programme at HMC, proposed the creation of a national programme for early detection of speech and language delay or disorders for all infants, toddlers and children (from birth to three years) in Qatar.
This condition was detected in a 3-year-old boy who was being evaluated for a hearing impairment and speech and language delay.
1,2) In this article, we report the third such case, which was detected in a young boy during an evaluation of a hearing impairment and speech and language delay.
NBLI utilizes a naturalistic approach, combining uniquely composed stories with motivational skill-building activities within a colorfully designed CD-ROM addressing speech and language delays.
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