Children learn to babble and talk all at different times. Before you know it, they can read their favorite book or tell you what they want for their birthday. But, when they can’t tell you what they want to eat for breakfast or the daycare teacher can’t understand what they say, parents need somewhere to turn.
Speech-language pathologists focus on oral motor, speech, language and communication skills to enhance development, restore function and to prevent disability from pediatric conditions, illness or injury.
Some concerns may include:
Our neighborhood clinics are staffed by an expert team of licensed and certified speech-language pathologists. If you think your child might need to be seen for difficulties with communication, talk to your pediatrician about a referral.
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