LANGUAGE

HOW AN INDIVIDUAL SPEAKS AND UNDERSTAND

  • Improve oral, written, and auditory comprehension 

  • Improve patient expression, using gestures, speech, and tools

COGNITION

HOW INDIVIDUALS’ MIND FUNCTIONS AND PERFORMS

  • Use compensatory strategies to enhance safety & independence for problem-solving, memory, attention, and judgment

SPEECH, VOICE & ARTICULATION

HOW CLEAR AND DISTINCT AN INDIVIDUAL SOUNDS WHEN SPEAKING

  • Educate patients on how to produce sounds clearly 

  • Promote vocal health to decrease breathiness, hoarseness, or reduced loudness

  • Share vocal hygiene practices (i.e., water consumption, voice-over/misuse)

SWALLOWING

HOW AN INDIVIDUAL EATS AND SWALLOWS

  • Modify food and liquid textures and consistencies to improve safety

  • Provide swallowing exercises to improve strength, coordination, and range of motion

  • Teach strategies to increase swallow function and improve deficits for those at risk for aspiration, pneumonia, weight loss, malnutrition, and dehydration

COMMUNICATION

HOW AN INDIVIDUAL USES LANGUAGE IN VARIETY OF SETTINGS AND CONTEXTS

  • Provide verbal expression strategies

  • Teach skills to understand emotion and perceive verbal/nonverbal expression and cues (turn-taking, conversation initiation) 

  • Facilitate reading comprehension 

  • Implement use of communication tools (i.e., boards, picture books, speech generation devices)

SERVICES

Speech Therapy

ENHANCE YOUR LIFE

How Speech Language Pathologists (SLPs)

Can Help You

SLPs work with patients to improve their ability to swallow, communicate, and complete daily tasks.

ADAPTIVE REHAB HELPS YOU

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We’ll work with your caregivers, family, and physicians to arrange a therapy prescription. Just provide your insurance information, complete an intake, and share a few thoughts - we’ll handle the details so you can focus on what matters most: improving your health.