Pediatric Speech/Language Pathology

Good communication skills are one of the most important keys to life. We help your child become a successful communicator and an independent language learner by developing individualized programs to meet your child’s needs in the following areas:

Apraxia of speech
Articulation/Speech production skills
Assistive technology/Augmentative communication (AAC)
Auditory processing disorders
Aural Rehabilitation
Expressive/Receptive Language deficits
Feeding/Swallowing/Oral motor skills (infants and pediatrics)
Fluency (stuttering, cluttering, etc.)
Modified Barium Swallow Studies (MBSS) – infants and pediatrics
Myofunctional Therapy (tongue thrust/reverse swallow)
Passy-Muir Speaking Valves
Pragmatic/Social language skills
Voice Disorders

If you are concerned your child might need speech therapy, contact your physician for a referral to our facility for an evaluation. Please call 419-281-1330 or e-mail kmaresco@samaritanhospital.org with questions or concerns about speech/language milestones for children.