This is a checklist to ensure you are completing all necessary steps to conduct a thorough dynamic assessment to make a differential diagnose of Childhood Apraxia of Speech. We do not yet have a "gold standard" for diagnosing CAS and it can be difficult to make a diagnosis. Hopefully this can help guide you through completing an assessment.
- Signs/Symptoms of CAS - Top 10 Characteristics, Early Red Flags and Additional Checklist
- Assessment Steps
- Motor Speech Evaluation Components
- Additional Assessment Considerations
- Differential Diagnosis Charts comparing CAS to Phonological disorder, Autism, Dysarthria and Expressive Language Delay