Addressing Jargon and Echolalia in Toddlers and Preschoolers with ASD


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Are you working with a child who uses jargon and echolalia? Although both are listed as types of repetitive speech in the official diagnostic criteria for autism, they're also both part of typical language development. Learn how to differentiate typical vs. atypical jargon and imitation (which is what echolalia is- excessive imitation) and more importantly, the 11 best strategies for addressing jargon and echolalia in toddlers and preschoolers with ASD or suspected ASD. Join pediatric speech-language pathologist Laura Mize, M.S., CCC-SLP of for this one-hour audio/video podcast episode in The Autism Podcast Series. See details at show #413. Therapists... get one hour CE credit for only $5.

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