Jacquelyn Garafola



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Jacquelyn Garafola

Welcome to speech-language therapy! 

What is speech and language?

Speech involves the physical aspects of communicating a message which includes: 

1. Articulation: The production of sounds

2. Fluency: The smoothness or flow when talking

3. Voice: The quality of sound production

Language refers to the comprehension and organized use of a spoken or written system for communicating which includes:

1. Form: structural aspects of languge (how we say it)

2. Content: meaning of language (what we say)

3. Use: appropriate application of language (why we say it)