Speech Language Pathologists are the professionals that engage in the assessment and treatment in the areas of communication and swallowing across the life span. Communication areas include: speech production and fluency, language, cognition, voice, resonance, and hearing. Swallowing areas include: swallowing difficulties and feeding behaviors/disorders. Speech Language Pathologists play a critical role in the diagnosis and treatment of infants to adults with many types of challenges; from autism spectrum disorders and developmental delays to neurological disorders, tramautic brain injury and stroke.
Common Diagnosis Referred to Speech Therapy Include: