Articulation and Phonological Disorder

What is Articulation and Phonological Disorder?

Phonological disorder is a type of speech disorder known as an Articulation disorder. Children with phonological disorder do not use some or all of the speech sounds expected for their age group. More common in boys, the cause of in children is often unknown.

How we can help:

  • Treatment to improve articulation of individual sounds and production of sound patterns. This includes demonstrating how to produce the sound correctly, learning to recognize which sounds are correct and incorrect, and practicing sounds in different words.
  • Phonological process treatment involves teaching the rules of speech to help them say words correctly.