Speech Therapy

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Many therapies can be provided at home to speed recovery from illness, injury or surgery, including speech therapy. Home based therapy allows clients to develop independence with daily activities in a convenient and comfortable setting, allowing families to be closely involved in the rehabilitation process.

 

Speech and language therapy helps individuals improve breathing, speaking, or swallowing functioning. Speech therapy focuses othe ability to understand words and the ability to use words to express yourself. Speech therapists may help individuals who suffer from:

A stroke
A heart attack
Difficulty swallowing
Difficulty speaking

 

Therapy plays an important role in helping an individual regain productivity and independence and therapists are often a critical part of the health care team.