Services

Services provided: Speech and language therapy is an extensive field that treats a wide range of conditions and diagnoses.

Disorders​
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders

  • Atypical, immature muscle movement patterns affecting eating and speaking

  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech (a motor speech disorder)

  • Cognitive-communication disorders (difficulty with thinking skills including perception, memory, awareness, reasoning, judgment and imagination)

  • Speech Sound Disorders: Articulation and Phonological Processes (making sounds or sound patterns)

  • Stuttering and Voice

  • Language-Based Learning Disabilities

  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

  • Traumatic Brain Injury or Right Hemisphere Brain Injury

  • Cleft Palate

  • Cerebral Palsy

  • Down Syndrome

  • Hearing Loss

  • Learning Disabilities

 

​Symptoms
  • Trouble being understood

  • Difficulty producing sounds in syllables or saying words correctly

  • Nonverbal at age 2

  • Limited pretend play

  • Difficulty understanding or processing language (written or verbal)

  • Difficulty following directions

  • Problems with attention, memory or problem solving

  • Overuse of jargon; scripting

  • Challenge with organization of ideas, school issues

  • Difficulty putting words together; limited vocabulary or inconsistent word use

  • Inability to use language socially

  • Hearing loss or chronic ear infections

  • Problems with pitch, volume or quality of voice

  • Difficulty engaging or interacting

  • Stuttering/disfluency

  • Difficulty swallowing or is a very messy eater; food ends up outside mouth

 

​Results
  • Enhancing language and communication

  • Socialization/interaction

  • Auditory Processing disorders

  • Oral and Verbal Apraxia/dyspraxia of speech

  • Oral-motor skills for speech

  • Tongue thrust

  • Feeding and swallowing abilities

  • Play skills; early problem solving

  • Memory and attention

  • Articulation and speech intelligibility

  • Fluency/Stuttering

  • Voice disturbances

  • Language organization and problem solving

 

125 N. 6th St

McComb, MS 39648

Call Us:

Phone:  601-324-3324

Fax:       601-385-3040

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