What is Childhood Apraxia of Speech


An illustrated guide that explains Childhood Apraxia of Speech in a parent-friendly manner. This guide also provides helpful strategies to use within the home to enhance a child’s speech and language.


Title: What Is Childhood Apraxia Of Speech

Authors: Karen George, Katie Sloan

Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS) is a very specific speech disorder where it is difficult for children to plan and consistently create sounds and sound sequences necessary for speech. This is a rare disorder where only 1-10 in 1,000 children are diagnosed. CAS is diagnosed by a speech-language pathologist.