“Never assume a person who has difficulty communicating has nothing to say”. -Stacy Sekinger

Our Speech-Language Pathologist helps individuals increase their communication skills in the areas of articulation, fluency, receptive and expressive language and/or pragmatic skills. With Speech therapy services, individuals can improve how they speak and understand. Services can be provided to individuals from 3-21 years of age to improve their speech and language interactions with others.

Who is need of speech and language therapy?

People of any age can improve their speech and language skills. It is appropriate for those with

  • Autism
  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech
  • Non-verbal characteristics
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Down’s Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Hearing impaired
  • Developmental Delays
  • Learning Disabilities
  • And more

Speech therapy can also teach individuals how to use alternative communication resources, often referred to as Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC).

AAC may be in the form of pictures, gestures, symbols, tablets and /or other devices to communicate.

Treatment and Therapies

All treatment plans are individually developed specifically based on the needs of the individual.

They may be developed to help people learn:

  • Social skills
  • Alternative communication
  • Comprehension
  • Articulation skills
  • Fluency
  • Written language organization
  • Sentence formulation
  • Phonological awareness
  • Written language organization
  • And more

If you are concerned about your child’s communication skills, Trading Spaces may be able to help you. Give us a call at 860-430-1340.