A Case Report of Speech and Language Training for a Two-Year-Old Laryngectomized Child A three-stage speech and language training program is reported for a boy laryngectomized at 20 months of age. The goals of therapy were to teach esophageal sound productions, to teach articulation, and to give him practice in language expression. This therapy outline is offered for whatever value it may have ... Case Reports
Case Reports  |   May 01, 1973
A Case Report of Speech and Language Training for a Two-Year-Old Laryngectomized Child
 
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Case Reports   |   May 01, 1973
A Case Report of Speech and Language Training for a Two-Year-Old Laryngectomized Child
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, May 1973, Vol. 38, 275-278. doi:10.1044/jshd.3802.275
History: Received August 14, 1972 , Accepted January 23, 1973
 
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, May 1973, Vol. 38, 275-278. doi:10.1044/jshd.3802.275
History: Received August 14, 1972; Accepted January 23, 1973

A three-stage speech and language training program is reported for a boy laryngectomized at 20 months of age. The goals of therapy were to teach esophageal sound productions, to teach articulation, and to give him practice in language expression. This therapy outline is offered for whatever value it may have in teaching other young laryngectomees.

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