Childhood apraxia of speech is a severe speech delay that makes it difficult for children to speak.
Children with the diagnosis of apraxia of speech generally have a good understanding of language and know what they want to say. However, they have difficulty learning or carrying out the complex sequenced movements that are necessary for intelligible speech.
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