Janna B. Oetting Louisiana State University The majority of children learning English as a second, third, or fourth language and those learning dialects of English that differ from those of a school t [...]
By Tiffany P. Hogan, Ph.D., CCC-SLP MGH Institute of Health Professions Rouzana Komesidou, Ph.D. MGH Institute of Health Professions The ability to understand and use language can impact how much a ch [...]
One of the most common concerns from parents about their child’s language development is “How do I get my child the help that she needs?” If you are a parent asking this question about your child, you are not alone.
When schools conduct language screenings, they will find children with DLD (and other language problems). This is the first critical step toward supporting their success in school.