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Developmental Language Disorder

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It is estimated that 10% of children have long term Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN). Of these, approximately 7.6% have Developmental Language Disorder (DLD). This was previously known as Specific Language Impairment or SLI. DLD is a persistent type of speech, language and communication need that cannot be explained by an obvious cause.