Speech Pathology

Speech Pathology

Alluvion Health Speech Therapy focuses on a functional treatment approach that is individualized to meet client communication needs. We specialize evaluating, diagnosing, and treating individuals of all ages We focus on ability by using client’s interests and strengths to guide their way to success. Alluvion Health is honored to be invited into the lives of our patients and enjoy helping them learn new skills.

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CHILDREN:

  • Expressive & Receptive Language Disorders
  • Articulation & Phonological Disorders
  • Speech sound errors
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech
  • Fluency Disorders (Stuttering)
  • Literacy & Phonological Awareness
  • Social Skills & Pragmatic Language

ADULTS:

  • Aphasia
  • Cognitive Deficits
  • Dysphagia

MILESTONES TO KNOW

Vocabulary size:
1 year (12 months)………………………10 words
18 months………………………………20-50 words
24-32 months……………………200-500 words
48 months……………………..900-1500 words
5 years…………………………………2000+ words
Sentence Length: (minimum)
1-2-3 Rule
1 year…………..1 words phrases…………“mom”, “bottle”
2 years………………2 word phrases…………..“more milk”
3 years…………3 words phrases…………..“me go home”

How much we should understand of their speech:

 

3 ½  years………………..75% of speech should be understood by a stranger and mom/dad should understand everything

4 years…………………100% of speech should be understood by everyone.

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