Speech Therapy for Children and Adults

Treatment for kids/adults with Speech or language disorders. Empowering kids, children with speech and language problems to speak more clearly. Speech therapy services can play an essential role in helping kids, children, adults improve their quality of life and communicate more effectively with others. Early intervention is optimal for the remediation of a speech or language delay. A disorder refers to a problem with making sounds include:

Articulation disorders:

The problem is in pronouncing the sounds in syllables or saying words.

Fluency disorders:

The flow of the speech is interrupted by unusual stops, partial words. Repetitions (b, b…….boy) (d, d……..dad), prolonging sounds.

Resonance (or) voice disorders:

The problem is with the pitch, volume, or quality of the voice. That distracts listening from being said. These types of disorders may also cause pain or discomfort for a child when speaking.

Language disorders:

Problem with understanding or putting words together to communicate ideas.

Hoarseness (Dysphonia):

If your sounds rough or husky you may have dysphonia. Harshness should go away after a short time but, if it

lasts for three weeks or more you should have an appointment with a Speech & Language pathologist.