Articulation in children with developmental speech disorders

Hayo Terband, Frits van Brenk, Lian Nijland, Ben Maassen

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Abstract

A central issue in studies on developmental speech disorders, especially with regard to childhood apraxia of speech (CAS) and phonological disorder (PD) is the distinction between phonological and motoric processes. Acoustic studies suggest that children with CAS produce incorrect realizations of correctly selected phonemes, whereas the opposite is postulated for children with PD. Thus conceived, the underlying impairment is located at different levels of speech production in these two groups of children.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 9 Mar 2008
EventConference on Motor Speech: Motor Speech Disorders and Speech Motor Control - Monterey, California, United States
Duration: 6 Mar 20089 Mar 2008

Conference

ConferenceConference on Motor Speech
CountryUnited States
CityMonterey, California
Period6/03/089/03/08

Keywords

  • speech disorders
  • childhood apraxia of speech
  • CAS
  • phonological disorder

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