Do Comorbid Psychiatric Disorders Affect Global Functioning in Children Diagnosed with Speech Sound Disorder?

Tarakcioglu M. C. , Hasimoglu A., Gokler E., Ozturk E. C. , BIKMAZER A., Aksoy U. M. , ...More

PSYCHIATRY AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, vol.10, no.3, pp.134-140, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5455/pbs.20200606090539
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.134-140
  • Keywords: Speech Sound Disorder, Psychiatric Comorbidities, Global Functioning, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Intellectual Disability, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, FOLLOW-UP, LANGUAGE IMPAIRMENT, PREVALENCE, RISK, OUTCOMES, IMPACT, DELAY


Objective: Children with the speech sound disorder (SSD) had impairment in comprehensibility and SSD lead to significant problems in academic and social life especially with psychiatric comorbidities. The aim of the study was to assess the effects of comorbid psychiatric disorders on global functioning in children with SSD.