Speech Language Pathology (Speech Therapy)
Our Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs) evaluate and treat children and adults with a variety of impairments that affect language, communication and oral motor function. This includes a variety of diagnoses such as autism-spectrum disorders, neurological trauma such as traumatic brain injury or stroke; degenerative disease such as Parkinson’s, Dementia, & ALS, and those with congenital and developmental delays. Our Speech-Language Pathologists provide individualized treatment programs for each client focusing on return to independent living, work/school, and social life. They also work closely with Physical and Occupational therapists to provide each patient with a full recovery, both mentally and physically.
Disorders treated by our Speech-Language Pathologists include:
- NMES (neuromuscular electric stimulation) Vitalstim
Speech and language
- Delayed articulation/language
- Vocal nodules, vocal abuse, vocal fold dysfunction
- LSVT (Lee Silverman Voice Treatment)
- Social Groups with use of Social Thinking curriculum
- Executive Functions
- Thought Organization
Social skills/pragmatic language
A physician's referral is required for treatment. For more information, or to make an appointment, please see the locations tab or contact central scheduling at (207) 294-8030.