Communication Disorder

A communication disorder is a speech and language disorder which refers to problems in communication and in related areas such as oral motor function. The delays and disorders can range from simple sound substitution to the inability to understand or use their native language.

Read more about Communication DisorderGeneral Definition, DSM-IV’s Diagnostic Criteria, DSM-IV Communication Disorder Categories, Changes Being Considered For The DSM-V, Examples

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Communication Disorder - Examples - Speech Disorders
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