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Speech Therapist w/child

Speech-Language Pathologists at TheraCare are trained to employ a variety of therapy techniques to both adult and pediatric patients depending on the level of need and diagnosis. The following is a brief description of the diagnoses we treat.

 

 

DIAGNOSES TREATED BY SPEECH THERAPISTS

 

ADD/ADHD (language/speech delays resulting from this diagnosis)

Aphasia

Apraxia of speech (both developmental and acquired through stroke or head injury)

Articulation delay/disorder

Asperger’s

Autism

Behavior Problems (as a result of another diagnosis or communication problems)

Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD)

Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Vascular Accident (CVA)

Cochlear Implant Therapy (also called “aural rehabilitation”)

Deaf/Hard of Hearing

Down’s Syndrome

Dysarthria

Dysphagia (swallowing problems in adults and children)

Feeding problems in children (including feeding aversion, pickiness, texture problems)

Genetic Disorders (speech/language/feeding problems resulting from these)

Language Delay/Disorder

Language Handicapped

Learning Disorder

Nonverbal Children/Adults

Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD)

Pragmatic Language Disorders

Phonological Disorder

Stroke

Stuttering (also called dysfluency)

Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)

Traumatic Head Injury

Voice Disorders (including hoarseness, nodules, etc.)

Last Updated ( Monday, 10 December 2007 )