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July 29, 2015

Autism Treatment Should Include All Needed Therapies, Says Ed. Dept.

School districts must evaluate children with autism to see if they need speech and language, occupational, or other therapies, in addition to behavior-focused treatments.

February 27, 2015

Online Crowdsourcing a Potential Tool for Speech Therapy Research

Untrained listeners recruited through a crowdsourcing platform rated speech sounds as accurately as trained listeners, a study found.

August 22, 2012

Talk Therapy an Option for Those Using Assistive Technology to Speak

Psychologist Amy Szarkowski figured out provide therapy to work with clients who use communication devices to replace their own voices.

July 30, 2012

Text-to-Speech App Now Features Children's Voices

For the first time, children who cannot speak or who have speech impairments and use the text-to-speech app Proloquo2Go will sound a little more like themselves, thanks to months of work recording real children speaking.

February 02, 2012

N.Y.C. Special-Needs Students Lack Services, Access to Elite High Schools

The city failed to provide special education services to about 1 in 4 students entitled to them during the 2009-10 school year, and the city's most elite high schools need to admit more students with disabilities.

February 25, 2011

And the Oscar goes to...

New findings discussed at a research symposium on stuttering in Washington in February suggest educators are just beginning to understand the interconnected causes of the condition.


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