Understanding Communication Disorders

Learn to understand and explain a range of communication disorders. Communication disorders encompass developmental issues of speech and language and are often prominent in children. As communication disorders differ, so too, does the appropriate response to them. In this course, you’ll learn about:

  • The general definition and causes of communication disorders
  • The definition, symptoms, causes and treatment for specific disorders, including:
    • Phonological disorder
    • Expressive language disorder
    • Mixed receptive-expressive language disorder
    • Stuttering
    • Motor skills disorder