The Speech Therapy Solution Presents...

Preschool Speech and Language Screenings:

Research and Practice

Presented by: Lauren Laur, M.A., CCC-SLP

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After this webinar, you will be able to...

  • List 2 different purposes for speech and language screenings.  
  • List 3 norm-referenced options for speech and language screenings.  
  • List 2 advantages/disadvantages of using speech intelligibility rating scales in screenings. 
  • List 2 options for gathering information related to language skills during clinical observations. 


Lauren Laur, M.A., CCC-SLP  

Lauren Laur graduated with a Master’s degree in Communication Disorders from Truman State University in 2008. Since that time she has worked in an Early Childhood Special Education Program through the public schools for 7 years. While working for the public schools, Lauren completed speech/language screenings and evaluations on a regular basis. She has also worked on a PRN basis for an inpatient rehabilitation center for 8 years. Currently, Lauren works in an outpatient pediatric clinic. As part of her duties in her current clinic, Lauren participates in a NICU follow-up clinic for infants and toddlers at high risk for developmental delays where she provides feeding and speech/language screenings. She also creates therapy materials that she sells on Teachers Pay Teachers. 

Disclosure Statements: Lauren Laur is a presenter for The SLP Solutions.

  • Financial— Receives payment from The SLP Solution for presenting this information.  
  • Nonfinancial— No relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.  


  • 0-5 Minutes: Introduction  
  •  5-15 Minutes: Current Research
  • 15-25 Minutes: Screening options
  • 25-40 Minutes: What to look for during screenings by age
  • 40-50 Minutes: Clinical observations and speech/language samples
  • 50-55 Minutes: Other considerations and challenges
  • 55-60 Minutes: Summary and Q&A
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