Speech Sound Difficulties

Is your child experiencing:

  • Unclear speech
  • Oral-motor issues
  • Difficulty saying certain sounds
  • Slushy sounding speech e.g. /s/, /z/, /ch/ /j/ sound unclear
  • Swapping sounds
  • Missing sounds off words
  • Difficulty hearing sounds in words

This may be in association with:

  • Thumb sucking
  • Snoring
  • Mouth breathing
  • Dental issues e.g. open bite, malocclusion
  • Delayed talking
  • Literacy difficulties

Speech sound difficulties can have a variety of causes and it is important to identify their underlying nature. E.A.T Speech are able to provide a comprehensive assessment with particularspecialist expertise in supporting speech sound difficulties that are the result of underlying structural and muscle function issues.