Article  |   March 2010
Myths and Realities of Language Sample Analysis
Author Affiliations
  • John J. Heilmann
    East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
Development / Normal Language Processing / Language Disorders / Attention, Memory & Executive Functions
Article   |   March 2010
Myths and Realities of Language Sample Analysis
SIG 1 Perspectives on Language Learning and Education March 2010, Vol.17, 4-8. doi:10.1044/lle17.1.4
SIG 1 Perspectives on Language Learning and Education March 2010, Vol.17, 4-8. doi:10.1044/lle17.1.4
Abstract:

Abstract  While language sample analysis (LSA) is frequently recommended for assessing children’s language skills, many speech-language pathologists do not use it regularly. This article reviewed key issues surrounding clinical use of LSA to provide clinicians with a realistic overview of the process and encourage increased use of LSA in clinical practice.

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