DEFINITIONS OF COMMUNICATION DISORDERS
Articulation/Sound Sequencing- An atypical production of speech sounds that are not developmental in nature.
Language –An impairment in the ability to understand and use spoken language for effective communication.
Fluency – An abnormal flow of verbal expression, characterized by impaired rate or rhythm.
Voice – A deviation in pitch, intensity, and/or quality that draws attention to itself and is inappropriate for an individual’s age or gender.