Aaron Doubet | MA, MS, CCC-SLP
Does the amount of time that a child spends watching videos or playing games on electronic devices elevate their risk for developing an expressive speech and/or language delay? This session will elucidate the risks and negative associations involved with excessive exposure to screen time and its influence on the development of appropriate speech and language skills. A basic definition of screen time will be identified. Alternatives to executing appropriate utilization of screen time will be represented. A digital language processing tool that outlines how to assess the negative impacts of screen time on speech and language development will be explained.
Communication Disorders and Deaf Education
Master of Science (MS)
Fontbonne University Archives
St. Louis, MO
screen time, speech and language development, LENA, appropriate alternatives to screen time
Early Childhood Education | Language and Literacy Education | Speech Pathology and Audiology
Garth, Amanda Louise, "Negative Influence of Screen Time on Speech and Language Development" (2020). Speech-Language Pathology Posters. 3.
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