Child & Adolescent Services 

Ages Birth -19

Preschool - Grade 12

 IN HOME, IN COMMUNITY

& VIRTUAL SERVICES 

 

We provide face-to-face & virtual assessment and treatment services in Thunder Bay, Northwestern, Ontario and across all of Ontario. 

 

WHO:

Child & Adolescent Services: 

Ages Birth-19

Preschool-Grade 12

Pediatric/Pre-School population (birth - 3:11 months):

-tongue tie
-dysphagia management
-emerging speech and language skills
-pre-literacy skills
-social/pragmatic skills
-parent education/training
-as well as all other areas listed below


Child/Adolescent/School population (Age 4 - 19:11 months):

-Developmental delay/Intellectual disabilities
-Developmental Dyspraxia
-Cerebral Palsy
-Cochlear Implants

-Hard of Hearing
-Dyslexia
-Central Auditory Processing Disorder
-Selective Mutism
-Person who stutters/Dysfluency
-Cleft Lip & Palate
-Tongue Tie
-Autism Spectrum Disorder
-Down syndrome
-Dyslexia
-Williams syndrome

-Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
-Alcohol-related neurodevelopmental disorder
-Fragile X syndrome
-Angleman syndrome
-Velocardiofacial syndrome
-Other genetic syndromes/diagnoses
-Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussion
-Acquired Brain Injury/Traumatic Brain Injury
-Motor Vehicle Accident
-Brain tumors
-Stroke

 

What: Provide assessment and treatment for ...
  • SPEECH DISORDERS
    -Articulation/Pronunciation
    -Apraxia of speech 
    -Voice
    -Dysfluency/Stuttering
    -Voice banking

     

  • LANGUAGE DISORDERS
    -Auditory comprehension/Receptive Language 
    (understanding verbal/written information, following directions, word classes)
    -Literacy (pre-reading skills, reading comprehension, rhyming, syllables, word counting, segmentation, phoneme identification)

    -Reading & Reading comprehension
    -Verbal expression 
    (word structure, grammar, vocabulary, sentence structure)
    -Written expression
    -Pragmatics/Social communication

     

  • COGNITIVE COMMUNICATION DISORDERS
    -Working memory
    -Executive functioning
    -Reasoning
    -Problem Solving
    -Organization

     

  • DYSPHAGIA/SWALLOWING DISORDERS
    -Individualized treatment plans
    -Tableside swallowing assessments
    -Diet modification & plans
    -Oral mechanism examination
    -Oral motor plans

     

  • AUGMENTATIVE AND ALTERNATIVE COMMUNICATION (AAC)
    -Static devices (day planners, communication cards/boards, memory books)
    -Dynamic devices (iPad/iPhone, Dynavox, Tobii, Proloquo2go/Touch Chat) 
    -Voice amplification
    -Device programming/modification
    -Voice banking

 

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