In this section, you will find information on some common communication disabilities in children. They include:

  • Motor speech disorders, in which children have difficulties controlling their motor movements to produce speech
  • Language disorders, in which children have difficulties understanding language concepts or organizing words, phrases, and sentences to express their thoughts
  • Stuttering, in which children have difficulties speaking fluently and smoothly
  • Aphasia, in which children have difficulties communicating due to impairments to the neurological centers for language