Key Characteristics of CAS

Key Characteristics of CAS

Childhood Apraxia of Speech, CAS Childhood Apraxia of Speech is a speech sound disorder that is believed to be caused by a disruption in the motor planning or programming for speech.  There have been disagreements in the etiology and characteristics of the disorder....
Diagnosing CAS (Evaluation)

Diagnosing CAS (Evaluation)

Diagnosing CAS Diagnosing Childhood Apraxia of Speech or CAS is not always clear cut and simple. With an articulation disorder such as a distortion of the ‘r’ phoneme, a diagnosis can be made using a standardized testing tool and observations.  A CAS...

Defining Childhood Apraxia of Speech

What is Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS)? Childhood Apraxia of Speech or CAS is a motor speech planning disorder. It is a neurological disorder characterized by the impairment of the movements that form speech. The precise movement patterns that are typically sent to...