Jake's Journey with Apraxia

And the Friends We Met Along the Way

by Amber, Contributing Writer What a journey it has been. In January of 2012 when Cason was 17 months old, we were referred to a developmental pediatrician and a speech therapist at the Naval Hospital for evaluations. At that age, Cason had no words, wasn’t babbling, waving, pointing, or mimicking. He also had major eating …

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  by Amber, Contributing Writer Amber has two children diagnosed with apraxia. Here’s what life looks like for her: 1.) How and when did your first child get diagnosed with apraxia? Our first son, Cason, was diagnosed with oral apraxia and suspected speech apraxia at 17 months old by an experienced developmental pediatrician. At this …

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