apraxia apraxia

Definition(s):

  • (n) inability to make purposeful movements

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  • The aphasia and apraxia disappeared after several weeks but the ataxia and reduction of vision persisted for more than six months.

News

  • NACD Home Speech Therapist brings apraxia therapy to the iPad

    Speech Therapy for Apraxia - NACD Home Speech Therapist is an iPad tool designed to improve speech sound productions and motor speech planning skills in people with apraxia , a speech disorder in which a person knows what they want to say, but has difficulty speaking the correct sounds, syllables, and words. The target users are children, but the app can be used with adults as well. I have a few ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: The Unofficial Apple Weblog

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