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Services

 

Speech Therapy

 

Speech/Language

Apraxia
  • Inability to initiate or sequence movements for speech
  • Articulation
    • Inability to make correct sounds
Aphasia
  • Inability to attach meaning to language (spoken, printed number or gestures)
  • due to brain injury
Dysarthria
  • Speech disorders due to paralysis, weakness, or in coordination of speech muscles
 

Cognition

Memory
  • Short-term
  • Long-term
Problem Solving/Reasoning
 
Organization/Sequencing
 
Orientation
 
Attention
 

Swallowing

Inability to swallow correctly
  • Swallowing Techniques
    • Advanced Vital Stimulation
    • Traditional Swallowing Therapy
      • Oral motor exercises
      • Diet modification
      • Laryngeal elevation exercise
      • Tongue base retraction, etc.

Voice Disorders

Vocal cord paralysis
  • Hoarseness
Vocal Cord nodules or polyps
 
Dysphonia
 
Laryngectomies
  • Voice
  • Swallowing
 

Resources

To download the Speech Therapies flyer, click here
 
 
 
 
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