Understanding Skills

Speech Therapy Receptive Language Disorders

Speech Therapy For Receptive Language Disorders

Receptive language is understanding.

This is your child’s ability to understand the words they hear and/or read. Different receptive language skills are expected at different ages. The symptoms of children experiencing difficulties with their receptive language skills can be varied and will depend on their age.

What Are The Symptoms Of Receptive Language Disorders?

Some possible symptoms that may indicate your child is experiencing difficulties with their receptive language skills include:

The Causes Of Receptive Language Difficulties Are Often Unknown.

A number of factors may be working together to contribute to your child’s difficulties. Family history is often the most likely indicator, although this may not always be the case. A child’s general cognitive development, exposure to language and personality can all impact on a child’s receptive language skills.

Understanding Skills Speech Pathologist

Speech Pathologists Are Specifically Trained To Assess And Treat Your Child’s Language. This Includes Their Understanding Skills.

Don’t wait. Early intervention has been proven to help children achieve their best for both immediate and later success. In general these difficulties do not just ‘go away’. Your child is not having these difficulties because they are lazy. You may find they are starting to avoid situations where they have to talk , or will become frustrated when they have to do their homework. This is because it is simply hard for them.

A parent does not cause their child to have these difficulties, however a parent with specific advice and support can help their child to achieve success.

We believe every child has the right to have access to therapy no matter where they live, so we offer online therapy services as well as services within our clinics in RosehillBella VistaOran ParkPenrith & Kingswood, we proudly also offer our services to local Harrington ParkGregory Hills, Gledswood HillsJamisontown, Regentville, Glenmore ParkWerrington Downs, CranebrookEmu Plains, Glenbrook, BlaxlandCastle HillBaulkham Hills, GlenwoodKellyville, and Seven Hills, WestmeadParramatta, North ParramattaGranvilleAuburnRydalmereOatlands & Dundas residents. Encompassing South West Sydney, Western Sydney, North West Sydney, Blue Mountains & The Hawkesbury.