SuSSD: Supporting and Understanding speech sound disorder

An evidence-based overview of assessment, intervention and intensity for children with phonological impairment (Hegarty, Titterington, McLeod and Taggart, 2018)


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In this section

About SuSSD

An overview of the development of this resource

Assessment

Information on risk factors of persistent SSD and comprehensive assessment and analysis.

Clinical decision-making flowchart

An online, evidence-based flowchart which supports SLTs' decision-making between the conventional minimal pairs, multiple oppositions, maximal oppositions, empty set and clusters approaches

Intervention

Information on target selection and overviews of conventional minimal pair, multiple oppositions and complexity approach procedures

Intervention Intensity

Overviews of research on intervention intensity for the conventional minimal pairs, multiple oppositions and complexity approaches

Resources

Pictorial intervention materials for the conventional minimal pairs, multiple oppositions and complexity approaches

Research

Links to relevant research articles for speech and language therapists

Clinician's Corner

Useful links and materials for SLTs' evidence-based practice