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What are some communication disorders?

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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics 50 years experience
Impaired ability: to receive, process, comprehend & send concepts via verbal, non-verbal or graphic symbol systems may be a developmental or acquired disability, either primary or secondary to other neurological & neurodevelopmental disorders of prenatal or post-natal onset & evident in the processes of hearing, language &/or speech. A list is on m.medlineplus.gov/speechandcommunicationdisorders.

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How to tell if I have a communication disorder!?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Have an evaluation: By a speech and communications disorders expert. Go to the website at www.Asha.Org and in the right-hand column on the page you will find a list that contains a link to a provider directory. You can find someone in your area there and set up an appointment. Best wishes.
A 40-year-old member asked:

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.
A 47-year-old member asked:

What are some communication disorders (slp)?

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Dr. Humberto Quintana
Psychiatry 44 years experience
As DSM 5: According to DSM V: Communication Disorders include-Language disorder, lSpeech and sound disorders, Childhood onset Flluency Dsorder (stuttering), Social Communciation Disorders, and unspecified Communiciation Disorder. In some case Autistic Spectrum disorders included.

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