Speech-Language Pathology

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 conditions, including:

  • Apraxia
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Brain injury/concussion
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Cleft lip and/or palate and craniofacial anomalies
  • Developmental delay
  • Feeding and swallowing difficulties (dysphagia/aspiration)
  • Genetic and chromosomal disorders
  • Hearing impairments
  • Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD)
  • Social communication deficits
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Velopharyngeal dysfunction/insufficiency (VPD/VPI)
  • Many other complex medical conditions

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 multidisciplinary teams:

Speech-language milestones

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