A Speech-Language Pathologist

is the health-care professional educated and trained to evaluate and treat children and adults with speech, language, and swallowing problems. Because communication is the essence of social existence, a serious disorder has profound effects on the individual.

All of our therapists hold a master’s degree, are PA or CA licensed and have earned the Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech – Language – Hearing Association (ASHA), the national professional, scientific and accrediting organization responsible for certifying speech-language pathologists.

 


A Speech Therapists duties with ASPS include:

  • Articulation-Phonological Therapy
  • Stuttering Remediation
  • Voice Therapy
  • Aphasia Therapy
  • Swallowing Therapy
  • Evaluation, selecting and developing augmentative and alternative communication systems
  • Improving everyday communication skills-pitch, projection, accent and nonverbal communication