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Dr. Sarojini Budden
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Communication Disorders (Overview)

A communication disorder is an impairment in the ability to receive, send, process, and comprehend concepts or verbal, nonverbal and graphic symbol systems. A communication disorder may be evident in the processes of hearing, language, and/or speech. A communication disorder may range in severity from mild to profound. It may be developmental or acquired. http://www.asha.org/policy/RP1993-00208/


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Can you tell me about human communication disorders question?

Can you tell me about human communication disorders question?

Refer section below: When someone has a communication disability, there are four main areas that can be affected. Depending on the nature of the disability, one or more of these areas can be involved. They include a person’s ability to: • Speak • Understand what others are saying • Read • Write Some of the main types of communication disabilities affect the following--hearing, movement, cognition and language. ...Read more

Dr. Sarojini Budden
57 doctors shared insights

Communication Disorders (Overview)

A communication disorder is an impairment in the ability to receive, send, process, and comprehend concepts or verbal, nonverbal and graphic symbol systems. A communication disorder may be evident in the processes of hearing, language, and/or speech. A communication disorder may range in severity from mild to profound. It may be developmental or acquired. http://www.asha.org/policy/RP1993-00208/


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What are some communication disorders?

What are some communication disorders?

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. ...Read more

Dr. Miroslava Fox Dr. Fox
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Living with Manic Depressive Disorder (Checklist)

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What are some communication disorders (slp)?

What are some communication disorders (slp)?

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. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about human communication disorders question?

Refer section below: When someone has a communication disability, there are four main areas that can be affected. Depending on the nature of the disability, one or more of these areas can be involved. They include a person’s ability to: • Speak • Understand what others are saying • Read • Write Some of the main types of communication disabilities affect the following--hearing, movement, cognition and language. ...Read more

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Parenting a Child with a Learning Disorder (Checklist)

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What is the definition or description of: Communication disorders?

What is the definition or description of: Communication disorders?

ASHA definition:: A communication disorder is an impairment in the ability to receive, send, process, and comprehend concepts or verbal, nonverbal and graphic symbol systems. A communication disorder may be evident in the processes of hearing, language, and/or speech. A communication disorder may range in severity from mild to profound. It may be developmental or acquired. http://www.asha.org/policy/RP1993-00208/ ...Read more

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Can thought/communication disorders occur at any age from schizophrenia?

Can thought/communication disorders occur at any age from schizophrenia?

Depends: The thought disorder from schizophrenia you speak of may be different from a communication disorder. A communication disorder may start at a very young age and could begin in childhood.. Schizophrenia has for it's most common age of onset the late teens or the early 20s. Cases of schizophrenia in a young child are rare and atypical. ...Read more

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Is it possible that thought/communication disorders occur at 18 years old stemming from schizophrenia?

Is it possible that thought/communication disorders occur at 18 years old stemming from schizophrenia?

Yes, that is the age: Perhaps the most likely age range for appearance of schizophrenia is 17 - 24. Thoughts as well as communication are often areas that are noticed to be different than before. Other symptoms would also be necessary for a firm diagnosis, but it is a possible one. Find a really good psychotherapist with experience in evaluation of psychosis and alternative neurological problems. Good luck. ...Read more

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How to tell if I have a communication disorder!?

How to tell if I have a communication disorder!?

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. ...Read more

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What sort of disease is a communication disorder?

What sort of disease is a communication disorder?

Multifactorial one: I will share this question with experts in the many fields who see people with communication disorders. It can be due to one or many interacting causes. Treatment often involves multiple approaches including education, speech therapy, occasionally medication, etc. ...Read more

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Could you explain what is a communication disorder?

Could you explain what is a communication disorder?

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. ...Read more

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Living with Borderline Personality Disorder (Checklist)

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How to tell if I have some kind of communication disorder?

How to tell if I have some kind of communication disorder?

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. ...Read more

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

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

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. ...Read more

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Living with Bipolar Disorder (Checklist)

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Docs can you explain what is a communication disorder?

Communication: Communication disorders can be either expressive or receptive or both. If you don't express yourself correctly it may be misunderstood, if you don't receive the expressed communication properly you will not understand it. ...Read more

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Do I have a communication disorder!? I feel slow in answering in conversations.

Do I have a communication disorder!?  I feel slow in answering in conversations.

Slow: Not necessarily. Could be related to shyness, anxiety, concentration problem, or simply having too much on your mind. ...Read more