Communication & Cognition Rehabilitation

Speech Language Pathologists (Speech Therapists) assess and treat speech, language, social communication, cognitive-communication and swallowing disorders in children and adults.

Areas of communication and cognition that speech language pathologists address:

  • Articulation of particular sounds and intelligibility
  • Understanding what is spoken or written (key to following directions)
  • Expressing thoughts, ideas or feelings
  • Stuttering
  • Use of verbal and nonverbal social skills
  • Utilizing one’s voice effectively so others can hear
  • Organizing thoughts, paying attention, remembering, planning, and/or problem-solving

Diagnoses speech language pathologists commonly treat:

  • Stroke
  • Brain Injury
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Cancer
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Pediatric Development Disorders