Hearing Loss

Children are making huge advances in oral communication despite hearing loss thanks to great improvements in technology and early identification.  It is now very feasible that a child with severe hearing loss can speak, learn oral language, and go to his/her local public school. Hearing Loss Types: Conductive loss: This loss occurs when the outer…

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Autism Spectrum Disorders

Now, with more children being diagnosed with autism, many parents are curious as to the symptoms and characteristics of the disorder.  The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, DSM-III outlines the diagnostic criteria for autism.  Autism is a brain disorder characterized by impaired social communication and interaction as well as restricted or repetitive behaviors. …

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Speech and OT

Speech & Occupational Therapy of North Texas offers the highest quality speech, language and occupational therapy to the pediatric population in North Texas. We provide our services with a loving, nurturing attitude toward the child and with compassionate, comprehensive support and input for the family. Our model integrates direct treatment with family support and training…

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