Archive for June, 2011

Apraxia And Baby Sign Language

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

verbal-apraxiaBaby sign language is usually only thought of in the context of understanding a baby’s wants and needs but having a basic knowledge of baby sign language has proven to be a helpful intervention with children diagnosed with special needs including Apraxia.

Sign language provides a multi-sensory input that children with Apraxia need to in order to develop normal speech. In addition, it helps children with Apraxia receive many of the same social (more…)