Speech therapy is assessment and treatment of speech problems. There are needed to improve communication.Speech therapy may be needed for childhood speech disorders or to improve problems in speech due to an injury or a stroke.
They are used to treat problems like
- Communication problems
- Learning disabilities
- Eating, drinking and swallowing difficulty
- Voice disorders
There are different types of therapies for different disorders.
Language intervention therapy
Language intervention therapy is employed to help the patient develop speech abilities. This technique is frequently used with children who are exhibiting speech delays, and in adults who require encouragement to help with their language abilities.
Articulation therapy or speech sound therapy is working on the placement of articulators (lips, tongue) inside of their mouth to correctly produce their sounds. To master these sounds, speech language pathologists will break down sounds into 7 different levels.
Oral motor therapy
Oral motor therapy works on the oral skills necessary for proper speech and feeding development. These skills include: awareness, strength, coordination, movement, and endurance of the lips, cheeks, tongue, and jaw. This is mostly used with patients who have suffered physical injury or ailment.
This is mostly used with patients who have suffered medical conditions such as stroke, which develop inability in them to properly swallow, eat, drink and speak. VitalStim therapy helps them to regain their abilities.
Many more therapies are available. If you are looking for best speech therapies, you are at right place.
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