Speech and Language Therapy is available to children and adolescents who present with speech, language and communication difficulties.

Presenting concerns may be in the areas of: 

Social Communication

Executive Functioning

Expressive and Receptive
Language
 

Speech

Fluency

Phonological Awareness 

Augmentative Communication

Selective Mutism
 

Clients may present with social communication struggles, learning disabilities, Autism or other neurodevelopmental disorders. All Speech-Language Pathologists at the Red Oak are registered with Canadian Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (CASLPO).

 

Assessment

Speech-Language Pathologists conduct an assessment using standardized tests and/or informal methods in order to determine the specific difficulties being experienced and to set specific goals for treatment.
 

Sessions

Sessions are 50 minutes in length. Interventions are evidence-based and are tailored to meet the individual needs of every client. Speech-Language Pathologists also conduct school visits and coach parents and/or teachers, as appropriate.