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In rare interview in The ASHA Leader—the award-winning newsmagazine of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, speech-language pathologist Nancy Helm-Estabrooks discusses helping the
A new treatment can help nonverbal children with autism to develop speech.
Patients with serious speech disorders are often able to sing complete texts. However, melody may not be the decisive factor.
Melodic intonation therapy seems to help stroke victims by engaging the right brain hemisphere and asking patients to tap out rhythms and repeat simple melodies.
- To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
- To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
- The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.