Efficacy is related to a wide range of treatment goals in the areas of sensory and perceptual skill development, language development (regardless of communication modality), speech-production skill development, academic performance, and social-emotional growth.
Recast interventions have been effective in increasing the expressive vocabulary and grammatical skills of children with a range of communication disorders including children with autism (e.g.Speech and language therapy can help people with DLD to develop their language abilities to their maximum potential. SLTs will teach strategies to the child and those around them to reduce the impact of their communication difficulties and support them to access education and social activities. Input by an SLT may include.This article reviews the literature on the efficacy of treatment for voice disorders primarily using studies published in peer-reviewed journals. Voice disorders are defined, their frequency of occurrence across the life span is reported, and their impact on the lives of individuals with voice disorders is documented.
Speech Sound Disorders. treatment provided by speech- language pathologists. (Gierut, ASHA Treatment efficacy summary: Phonological disorders in children).. E nglish sounds that are absent in the child’s native language are more difficult to acquire. For example, in Spanish the letter “z” is voiceless, so a native Spanish-.
Treatment Efficacy Summary Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing Disorders Difficulties in sucking, swallowing, and breathing can severely compro-mise nutrition and hydration status in infants who get their nutrition needs met via breast or bottle. Difficulty in swallowing in infants and children, as in older children and adults, can cause food or.
Language disorder is a communication disorder in which a person has persistent difficulties in learning and using various forms of language (i.e., spoken, written, sign language). Individuals with.
Expressive language disorder: People have trouble getting their message across when they talk. They often struggle to put words together into sentences that make sense. Receptive language disorder: People struggle to get the meaning of what others are saying. Because of this, they often respond in ways that don’t make sense.
Effective treatment for children with CAS and comorbid speech disorders needs to take into account both evidence for CAS treatment and for dysarthria treatment. For example, a child with dysarthria and CAS may benefit from DTTC which has evidence of efficacy with both disorders.
Treatment Efficacy: Cognitive-Communicative Disorders Resulting From Traumatic Brain Injury in Adults Carl A. Coelho Southern Connecticut State University New Haven Frank DeRuyter.
Evidence of the positive outcomes of phonological treatment is reviewed, with particular emphasis on treatment procedures that have been deemed effective, the specific effects of these treatment on improving intelligibility, and comparisons between treatments in facilitating improved sound production. The effect of phonological disorders on children is discussed.
Effectiveness of Speech and Language therapy for Autism Spectrum Disorder. Dr. Iffat Batool. Ayesha Ijaz. ABSTRACT. Objective: The present study was conducted to evaluate the effectiveness of Speech and Language therapy for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Design: ABA and pre and post research design. Place and duration of study: The study was conducted in Center of Mentally.
The efficacy of teaching sounds in developmental sequence as defined by age norms was evaluated in two independent investigations. Study I was a within-subject evaluation using an alternating treatments design, with three children each receiving treatment on one early-acquired and one later-acquired phoneme relative to chronological age.
Rebecca J. McCauley, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Speech and Hearing Science, The Ohio State University, 1070 Carmack Road, Columbus, OH 43210 Dr. McCauley is a board-recognized specialist in child language and an associate editor of the American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology. Her interests include issues in assessment and treatment of communication disorders, especially in children.
Autism spectrum disorder is usually evident before age 3, and language delays can be recognized as early as 18 months of age. In some cases, autism can be identified as early 10 to 12 months of age.
Publisher Summary. This chapter explains sleep disorders in children and adolescents. Sleep in infants, children, and adolescents differs greatly from that of adults. There is great variability in sleep requirements and in the presence of sleep disorders across the developmental span of children and adolescents. A commonly occurring sleep problem among infants and toddlers is insomnia, being.
A review of the efficacy of atomoxetine in the treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in children and adult patients with common comorbidities David B Clemow,1 Chris Bushe,2 Michele Mancini,3 Michael H Ossipov,4 Himanshu Upadhyaya1 1Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN, USA; 2Eli Lilly, Windlesham, UK; 3Eli Lilly Italia S.p.A., Sesto Fiorentino, Italy; 4inVentiv Health.
Introduction Depressive disorders are among the most common psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents, and have adverse effects on their psychosocial functioning. Questions concerning the efficacy and safety of antidepressant medications in the treatment of depression in children and adolescents, led us to integrate the direct and indirect evidence using network meta-analysis to create.