Speech and language therapists help you communicate and much more. They help improve swallowing skills and teach compensatory strategies that help reduce the risk of aspiration pneumonia, maintain adequate nutrition and hydration.
Home Health United speech and language therapists provide skilled clinical services through evaluation and treatment of a variety of communication problems resulting from developmental delays, accidents, disease or illness. They also work with family members and other caregivers to provide strategies to facilitate and maintain functional communicative competence.
Comprehensive Assessment and Treatment includes:
- Home Safety
- Dysphagia (swallowing)
- Adaptive Speech Devices
- Aural (hearing) Rehabilitation
- Non-oral Communication
- Home speech and language exercise program
- Patient education
Eating & Swallowing Strategies