CASANA Celebrates The First Ever Apraxia Awareness Day on May 14TH
May 8, 2013 • 628 views
PITTSBURGH, PA (April 23, 2013) – On May 14, 2013, the Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA) invites communities worldwide to become aware and educated about the needs, challenges, and abilities of children affected by apraxia. Apraxia is among the most severe speech and communication problems in children. Affected children have difficulty planning and producing the precise, highly refined and specific series of movements of the tongue, lips, jaw, and palate that are necessary to produce clear, intelligible speech.
For more information on Apraxia Awareness Day visit the Facebook page established: https://www.facebook.com/events/397272530369926/