Sprogudvikling og ADHD

En norsk psykolog, Nina Rohrer-Baumgartner, vil gøre en ende på ’vent og se’-holdningen til sen sprogudvikling blandt småbørn med ADHD-symptomer – jeg har sakset et indlæg fra videnskab.dk om hendes nyligt afsluttede phd-afhandling. Selv ville jeg ønske, at mange flere danske børn med forsinket sprogudvikling (OG deres forældre) fik kvalificeret logopædisk bistand, allerede mens børnene gik i vuggestue/dagpleje!
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Parents as Speech Therapists

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By Lauren Lowry
Hanen Certified Speech-Language Pathologist

Traditionally, speech therapy with preschoolers involved parents bringing their child to a speech-language pathologist at a clinic. After an assessment, if the speech-language pathologist recommended it, the parent would bring the child for regular speech therapy. In this case, the sessions would be conducted by the speech-language pathologist, who would use specific techniques and strategies to improve the child’s communication. The parent would sit and watch the therapy, either in the room or behind a 2-way mirror. After the session, the parent would be given activities to practice with the child at home.
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