Speech Language Pathology

Speech and Language Services

We believe that communication starts far earlier than the first spoken word and that in following a developmental approach with respect to underlying systems would be the most effective programming route to take.

  • Communication is seen as a process
  • Eclectic model including several different approaches, including the Prompt method and DIR
  • The use of assistive technology as a communicative intent builder, while continuing to work on active speech skills
  • High frequency treatment advocated for children struggling with apraxia
  • The use of oral motor protocol to stimulate awareness and increased strength
  • Empowering children to communicate successfully and confidently with their peers in natural environments.

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