Word Finding Difficulties

An Educational Web Site

For Teachers, Speech and Language Pathologists, Special Educators, Parents, and Learners with Word Finding Difficulties


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Definition & Characteristics

Who May Have Word Finding Difficulties



This Word Finding web site provides information about Word Finding for professionals, parents, and learners with word finding difficulties. Topics presented include definition and characteristics, students who may have word finding difficulties, word finding assessment and intervention, and a link to an online course through National-Louis University (see the link on this page to "Online Graduate Course in Word Finding"). An audio continuing education course is also available through the ASHA store. References and/or materials helpful in understanding word finding are presented in each of these sections. In the Email Forum, visitors are invited to ask questions about a learner's word finding difficulties, about their own word finding difficulties, or the listed course work offered in word finding.

Click here to learn more about a self-help book on word finding that improves your memory.

This site was created by Dr. Diane German, a professor of Special Education at National-Louis University, Chicago, IL. (http://nlu.nl.edu)

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Word Finding Difficulties in the Classroom

Online Graduate Course in Word Finding

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Last updated January 2012