What is a Lisp?

what is a lisp

What is a Lisp?

Want to know what a lisp is?

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A lisp is a speech sound error that you might notice in your child. It is a specific type of error, where your child has difficulty making one or more of the following sibilant sounds;

  • ‘s’ for ‘sun’
  • ‘z’ for ‘zoo’
  • ‘sh’ for ‘ship’
  • ‘ch’ for ‘chin
  • ‘j’ for ‘jumper’
  • ‘zh’ for ‘measure’

With clinics in Bella VistaOran ParkKingswood, and Penrith, we proudly also offer our services to local Baulkham HillsJamisontownWerrington DownsCranebrookGlenbrookCastle HillEmu PlainsGlenwoodKellyvilleKingswood and Seven Hills residents.

If you have concerns for your child’s talking, understanding or speech sound development contact Chatterbox Speech Pathology to book an assessment. Book an appointment now to meet with one of our friendly and caring speech pathologists.

Penrith – (02) 4731 2432

Kingswood – (02) 9623 6362

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Oran Park – (02) 4647 6777