Speech Therapy helps kids with language-related learning issues such as speaking, listening and writing. Speech therapists figure out what kind of language problem a client has. They determine what’s causing it and decide on the best treatment. Speech therapists may help kids build skills by working with them one-on-one, in small groups, or in the classroom. Speech therapy can help kids learn to speak more clearly. This helps them feel more confident and less frustrated about speaking to others. Kids who have language issues can benefit socially, emotionally and academically from speech therapy
Some of the problems a speech therapist can help with are:
A few of the major issues that Speech Therapists can help with are:
Speech therapy is especially more effective in early age. In one study, 70 percent of preschool kids with language issues who went through speech therapy showed improvement in language skills. Your child’s work with a speech therapist may last for
months or even for a few years, depending on your child’s needs. You will probably see improvement in your child’s issues.
Here at WeCare Allied Health Center, when referred for Speech Therapy, our Speech Therapist will do a comprehensive assessment to assess your child’s problems. The therapy is then catered to the needs of the child to ensure the most effective treatment.