Jake's Journey with Apraxia

And the Friends We Met Along the Way

Everyone has a story … and Kathy and Kate Hennessy, a mother-daughter author team, narrated theirs perfectly in the book Anything But Silent. Kathy Hennessy is the Director of Education at CASANA (Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America) and was also one of its founding members. Kathy has an intimate connection to this …

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by Tara, Contributing Writer Tara has two children diagnosed with apraxia of speech. Here’s what life looks like for her:   1.) How and when did your first child get diagnosed with apraxia? I first heard the word “apraxia” from my son’s “Birth to 3” speech therapist just a few months after he started therapy …

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