Communication, speech and language disorders
Also known as:
Auditory processing disorder, Dysarthria, Dysfluency, Expressive language disorder, Speech delay, Speech language impairment
A child's failure to reach speech and language milestones as expected may be a "red flag," or warning, indicating a speech and language development problem. If your child does not reach developmental milestones on schedule, it does not necessarily mean there is a problem. However, he or she should be evaluated by a health professional.
Providence Child Center provides a rich continuum of services for children with special needs. The center is home to: