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Speech Therapy

St. Claire HealthCare offers quality speech therapy services across the lifespan from the very youngest of children to older adults and everyone in between. Whether the problem is a developmental delay in childhood, difficulty swallowing or feeding after an injury or illness (such as cancer or stroke), or difficulty communicating, speech therapy can offer significant benefits to a patient's quality of life.

Our specially trained speech language pathologists (SLPs) can help patients:

  • Improve oral-motor skills
  • Improve memory
  • Become a verbal communicator
  • Become an intelligible speaker
  • Increase cognition levels
  • Process and comprehend spoken language
  • Put words together to formulate their thoughts with age-appropriate grammatical skills
  • Diminish "jargon" and replace with effective verbal communication
  • Be able to understand directions and language beyond their memorized routines
  • Problem-solve to reduce falls and injuries
  • Desensitize children and adults to their difficulties and instill confidence, trust, and self-esteem
  • Improve weight loss, dehydration, and malnutrition concerns
  • Improve speech delays and/or stuttering

St. Claire offers specialized speech therapy services including:

Ask your healthcare provider to schedule an appointment for you with St. Claire Speech Therapy. For more information, please call 606.780.5516 to learn more.