• Autism and Speech Therapy

    Children with autism may struggle with a wide range of challenges, from social skills deficits to behavioral issues . Often, a child with autism also exhibits speech and language deficits. These challenges range from mild to severe; a child with autism may have trouble with the social context of language, for example, or he or […]

  • Looking at Language Delays

    Pediatricians often encourage parents to evaluate their child’s development in the context of typical developmental milestones, such as language acquisition. However, it’s important to remember that every child develops a little differently. Some children do not talk until shortly after their second birthdays, for example. This is called a language delay, which is defined as […]