Traumatic Brain Injury in Adults

Traumatic Brain Injury in Adults

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a form of nondegenerative acquired brain injury, resulting from an external physical force to the head (e.g., fall) or other mechanisms of displacement of the brain within the skull (e.g., blast injuries). Roles and Responsibilities of...
What is Childhood Apraxia of Speech?

What is Childhood Apraxia of Speech?

For speech production, your child’s brain has to learn how to make plans that tell his/ her speech muscles how to move the lips, jaw and tongue in ways that result in accurate sounds, syllables, words, phrases, and sentences. Your child’s brain also plans...
What is speech Therapy

What is speech Therapy

Speech Language Therapy focuses on receptive language, or the ability to understand words spoken to you, and expressive language, or the ability to use words to express yourself.  It also deals with the mechanics of producing speech, such as articulation, voice,...