Jake's Journey with Apraxia

And the Friends We Met Along the Way

by Sheila, Contributing Writer At three years old, Gia’s severe speech delay qualified her for services through our school district’s Priority Preschool. I was convinced that with a little extra help, she would catch right up and we would move on with our lives. I really believed that. Eight weeks, one progress report, and no …

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  by Lynn Carahaly, M.A., CCC-SLP, creator of the Speech-EZ Apraxia Program To read Part 1, please click here. My mother saved all my report cards and test scores from preschool on. Now, as a professional, it is fascinating to look back at those and see I did in fact have an undiagnosed learning disability …

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by Lynn Carahaly, M.A., CCC-SLP, creator of the Speech-EZ Apraxia Program I suspected my son, Niko, may have speech issues when he was eight months old because he only babbled a few sounds. At 19 months old, his Montessori school was offering speech screenings by a parent there that was an SLP. I signed him …

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