Communication difficulties refer to a wide range of disorders associated with speech and language skills and the ability to effectively communicate. Speech and language difficulties sometimes can happen due to a medical condition affecting typical speech/language/communication development.
The general term learning difficulty covers a wide range of difficulties. It is not uncommon to hear many people using the term “dyslexia” to refer to any kind of learning difficulty. However, it is now generally accepted that dyslexia is dyslexia is a specific learning difficulty that mainly affects the skills involved in the reading and spelling of words.