Figurative language is something that students with communication disorders struggle with. Many students with communication disorders have a tough time understanding that a phrase doesn’t mean what is stated literally. And even if they understand the turn of phrase the first time, they need practice and repetition to learn the meaning consistently. That’s where Figurative […]
Determining language difference versus language disorder is critical to our work as speech pathologists. Why? Because we cannot label students learning English as having a disability. It’s super problematic for our profession. Download this freebie that describes the speech sound differences between Spanish and English: Speech Sound Differences between English and Spanish.
Did you ever wonder what happens in a bilingual speech therapy evaluation? I run through some of the basics of a bilingual speech therapy evaluation in this video.