Gestalt Language Processing: Another Way to Develop Language

Gestalt Language Processing: Another Way to Develop Language

By Josie Mlynarski, SLP Graduate Student   Have you ever heard of Gestalt Language Processing?   Typically, when we think of language development, we are speaking in terms of analytic language processing, which is the process of building language from small...
What Is Gestalt Language Processing?

What Is Gestalt Language Processing?

What is gestalt language processing?   Children who use echolalia are ‘gestalt language processors,’ meaning they process early language in ‘whole’ strings of sounds, or ‘chunks’, rather than processing single words. Gestalt language processors are not limited to...