A speech therapy practice is dedicated to serving adults, teens and children with communication challenges through compassion, commitment and creativity.
Speech language pathology – the evaluation and treatment of speech, language, communication and swallowing disorders – takes more than developing and executing a treatment plan. Positive outcomes result from having a team of support made up of therapists, caregivers and the patient’s own family members. At Island Hospital, you receive access to a well-integrated clinical team that provides personalised access to speech therapy for every patient. Speech therapy can take on many forms. The team at Island Hospital combines an emphasis on research with clinical expertise to provide customised, unconstrained treatment for patients of all ages including people with Autism, ADHD, Down syndrome, hearing impairment, cleft palate, stroke, dementia and many more. Every patient is an individual and his or her development needs and challenges are different . That is why you deserve a caring team that meets you right where you are and gives you answers to your questions about your loved ones specific challenges. At Island Hospital, we work with every individual to see those goals achieved as quickly as possible. We provide caregivers with the education and techniques needed to participate in the treatment process. Together, we can:
At Island Hospital, speech therapy goes beyond the diagnosis and treatment of speech delays and disorders. Our services also include learning and literacy sessions to help every individuals make the connection between spoken and written language.
We offer a wide range of speech /language / communication /swallowing assessment and therapy on cases such as: