According to a systematic review in 2015 by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, speech and language delays affect up to 8% of preschool-age children. The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association estimates that 40 million Americans have a communication disorders. If untreated, speech and language disorders will affect school achievement such as reading, writing, and schoolwork, cause behavioral problems, and can have a significant effect on a child’s social skills.
Speech-language pathologists (SLP) at InGym™ use an appropriate treatment approach for the clients developmental age to treat speech disorders such as childhood apraxia, dysarthria, orofacial myofunctional disorders, speech sound disorders, stuttering, voice disorders. Language disorders include language-based learning disabilities, preschool language disorders, selective mutism.
InGym™ speech-language pathologists are highly trained to evaluate and treat birth to 22 years of age. Common diagnosis not limited to:
- Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Cleft Lip and Palate
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Cerebral Palsy
- Functional articulation and/or phonological disorders
- Feeding and swallowing disorders
- Sensory-based conditions such as hearing impairment
- Sensory input deficits: hyper- or hypo reactivity to sensory input