Online Early Intervention Speech Therapy
Children develop at varying rates.—some children learn to speak sooner than others. We help parents and caregivers know what to expect in terms of speech and language development in young children.
Concerned about your child’s communication (or lack of)?
If your toddler is not communicating effectively, it can affect their ability to learn and play with others. For this reason, it’s essential to seek help as soon as the problem is discovered. If you are questioning if your child’s language skills are delayed, then you should talk about it with your pediatrician and seek the assistance of a speech-language pathologist for early intervention therapy.
Parents often think their toddler will outgrow their speech delay and believe it’s okay to have a late-talker.
In some instances, that is possible, but in most situations, that is not the case. Don’t wait to get valuable help for your toddler. The longer you wait to address the speech delay, the more significant the impact on your child’s development and the time commitment needed to improve your child’s language skills.
Through early intervention speech therapy, we can show parents and caregivers what to do and say, how to talk and listen to their toddler.
You don’t need to put aside a particular time to teach new communication skills to your child. Your child can learn new skills from you during all the activities you do together during the week. Therefore, you may be much more likely to see an improvement in daily family functioning.
Traditional speech therapy provides approximately 30-60 minutes of treatment per week. With parent coaching, you will have an opportunity to practice the techniques we teach you 50 times that number per week!
How to know if your child needs speech therapy:
Some red flags for delayed speech or language skills in toddlers include:
12 – 15 months:
- Only making a few sounds
- Not using gestures such as waving good-bye or pointing
- Has not expressed first words
18 – 24 months:
- Grunts and points rather than communicate when they want something
- Not using two-word combinations frequently
- Leaving ends off of words such as “ca” instead of “cat”
- Says p, b, m, h, and w incorrectly in words
- Does not follow or understand what you say
2 – 4 years:
- Not putting two and three-word combinations together
- Has a limited vocabulary
- Produces unclear speech, even to familiar people
- Says k, g, f, t, d, and n incorrectly in words
- Does not follow or understand what you say
Online Evaluations & Treatment From the Comfort of Your Home
After your free introductory call, your speech therapy begins with a comprehensive assessment by a skilled speech-language pathologist (SLP) who is highly trained to identify speech and communication issues in young children.
CUSTOM GOALS & PLAN
At Pediatric Speech Therapy Near Me, we believe that goals should be centered around you and created in collaboration with family. An individualized treatment plan for addressing your child’s specific issues will be created.
Since each child is unique and will respond differently to therapy methods, your therapist will create a treatment program tailor-made for your child’s needs and adapt their therapy as needed.
We’ll take the time to properly diagnose your child’s communication issues.
We have a variety of tools that we can use to identify your child’s specific areas of need. Speech-language evaluations may consist of reviewing educational and medical history, clinical observation, and interviews with caregivers. With a proper diagnosis, your child can receive targeted speech therapy to reduce or eliminate communication issues.
We care about helping children make measurable improvements.
Treatment goals will be set by your speech-language pathologist to create meaningful outcomes that achieve real-life improvement. Several of our therapists have teaching certificates. We understand the best, most engaging ways to work with children of all ages.
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