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Could you explain what does a "communication disorder in child" mean?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Communication disorder: Refer to: en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/communication_disorder www.Asha.Org/docs/html/rp1993-00208.Html american speech-language-hearing association. These disorders include any difficulties in communication. This could include the inability to speak, the inability to understand, stuttering, problems with pronunciation and enunciation, and difficulties with verbal and nonverbal communication in social contexts. Best wishes.

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Could you explain what is a communication disorder?

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Dr. Edward Kuhnley
Child Psychiatry 45 years experience
Communication: Disorders include problems related to speech, language and auditory processing (difficulty understanding or interpreting spoken language) and may include simple sound repetitions (stuttering), problems articulating (saying/expressing) words, or complete inability to use speech and language for communication (aphasia). Hearing, voice, and learning disabilities may be involved.

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