Identifying Speech & Communications Challenges

Many children with autism spectrum disorder have related conditions and symptoms that can create challenges in social communication and verbal speech. ABA therapy happens to be one of the most effective treatment methods for autism-related speech issues. The techniques used by Magnolia Behavior Therapy’s speech pathology specialists are designed to take that progress a step further to help children overcome their speech and communication challenges.

Symptoms of autism spectrum disorder tend to manifest differently in each individual. This also means that your child’s speech and communication can be affected to varying degrees. Some of the most common being

  • Struggling to communicate verbally or with extreme difficulty
  • Stuttering when under stress
  • Muttering when under stress
  • Difficulty socializing
  • Struggling to express emotion through speech
  • Verbal ticks
  • Grunting
  • Babbling
  • Humming
  • Parroting
  • Expressionless Tones
  • Robotic Speaking
  • Yelling or Shrieking
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