Speech & Language Services

Speech and language pathology focuses on improving all areas involved in communication. ¬†Speech language pathologists evaluate, diagnose, and treat anything that impedes a child’s ability to communicate, whether the area of speech or language. ¬†Communication encompasses not only the child’s ability to express their wants and needs, but also to comprehend and process the language or wants and needs of others.

 

Areas that speech & language pathology can address, but are not limited to include:

  • Articulation
  • Fluency disorders
  • Cognitive impairments/delays
  • Apraxia of speech
  • Social language skills/pragmatics
  • Expressive/receptive language concerns
  • Auditory Processing Disorder
  • Speech muscle weakness
  • Voice disorders
  • Oral motor and oral feeding issues