Articulation– the formation of clear and distinct sounds in speech.
Language– The words we use to share our thoughts
Pragmatics– The use of language in social contexts.
Fluency– The continuity, smoothness, rate, and effort in speech production.
Alternate/Augmentative Communication (AAC)- Communication devices, systems, strategies and tools that replace or support natural speech.
PROMPT therapy– It is a tactile-kinesthetic approach to speech therapy, that uses touch cues on the client’s face (vocal folds, jaw, lips, tongue), to support and shape correct movement of these articulators.
Reading and Spelling using Orton Gilllingham (OG) methodology. OG is a highly structured approach that breaks reading and spelling down into smaller skills involving letters and sounds, and then building on these skills over time. The Orton–Gillingham Approach is a direct, explicit, multisensory, structured, sequential, diagnostic, and prescriptive way to teach literacy. Lessons are student specific.