Speech therapy is beneficial for elders with communication disorders. It can also help people with hearing impairments or those who have difficulty swallowing.
Speech therapy assesses and treats speech disorders and communication problems. It helps people develop skills like comprehension, clarity, voice, fluency and sound production. Speech therapy can treat elders speech impairments caused by stroke, brain injury or other conditions.
Our speech-language pathologist will recommend appropriate treatment based on the unique situation. There are many different approaches and categories of speech therapy, and our healthcare provider will find one that works best each individual.