At Children's, speech-language pathologists (SLP) are experts in evaluating and treating children who have difficulties with communication, feeding, and swallowing.

Speech-language pathologists evaluate and treat children with a range of diagnoses, including:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • cancer
  • cerebral palsy
  • cleft lip and/or palate
  • craniofacial anomalies, dysphagia (swallowing difficulties/aspiration)
  • developmental delay
  • genetic and chromosomal disorders
  • hearing impairments
  • Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD)
  • traumatic brain injury
  • velopharyngeal dysfunction/insufficiency (VPD/VPI)
  • many other complex medical conditions

Speech-Language Milestones

Download brochures with information about speech-language milestones and activities for promoting communication development:

Speech-Language Pathology Services/Programs

The Children's speech-language pathologists are proud to offer the following programs and services:

Speech-Language Pathology Team Evaluations

The speech-language pathologists at Children's are part of the following multi-disciplinary teams: