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Nervous System and Brain

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Signs and Symptoms: Neurologic Manifestations | Pain | Information Processing Disorders | Language Disorders | Learning Disorders | Perceptual Disorders

Central Nervous System: Brain Diseases | Brain Injury | Infections | Malformations | Spinal Cord Diseases | Spinal Cord Injury

Other Diseases and Disorders: Autoimmune Nervous System Diseases | Autonomic Nervous System Diseases | Cranial Nerve Disorders | Degenerative Nervous System Diseases | Dementias | Headache and Migraine | Motor Neuron Diseases | Movement Disorders | Peripheral Nerve Disorders | Sleep Disorders

Other Topics: General Nervous System and Brain | Anatomy | Diagnostic Procedures | Neural Transplantation | Surgery

Language Disorders

(Jump to: Find a Speech-Language-Hearing Specialist | General Information | Organizations

Specific Disorders: Aphasia | Apraxia | Dysarthria | Language Developmental Disorders | Mutism | Speech Sound | Stuttering | Tongue Thrust )

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

General Information
What Is Voice? What Is Speech? What Is Language? NIDCD
Typical Speech and Language Development Topics :ASHA
Adult Speech and Language Topics:ASHA
Child Speech and Language Topics:ASHA
Language-Based Learning Disabilities:ASHA
Speech and Communication Disorders:MedlinePlus

Find a Speech-Language-Hearing Specialist
Find a Professional: Online Directory of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Programs:ASHA

General Information

Apraxia of Speech
Apraxia of Speech in Adults:ASHA
Aphasia vs. Apraxia:American Stroke Association
Childhood Apraxia of Speech:ASHA

Steps to Improve Communication for Survivors with Dysarthria:American Stroke Association

Language Developmental Disorders
Speech and Language Developmental Milestones:NIDCD
Late Blooming or Language Problem?:ASHA

Selective Mutism:ASHA

Speech Sound Disorders
Speech Sound Disorders: Articulation and Phonological Processes:ASHA

What is Stuttering?:National Stuttering Association
Brochures:Stuttering Foundation of America

Tongue Thrust
Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders:ASHA

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