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Speech and language therapy FAQs by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Wed 11 Jan 2012 10:02am This article discusses frequently asked questions surrounding speech and language therapyThe treatment of problems with eating, drinking and speech. including how to find an appropriate Speech and Language Therapist. We believe that this article will be of help to anyone who would like ... Read on »
How can I access the right speech and language therapy for me? by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Mon 09 Jan 2012 9:18am This article provides a comprehensive overview of speech and language disorders and which service is appropriate for which condition. This will be of help to anyone who is looking for advice and information in accessing a speech and language therapistA healthcare professional who aims ... Read on »
Delineating Speech And Language Therapy by Dorothy E Ross PhD CCC-SLP Aphasia NYC Posted Tue 26 Jan 2010 12:00am The field of speech and language therapy is somewhat a vague body of knowledge that only a few people understand. What most people don’t know is that there is a difference between speech therapy as a whole and language therapy. Although the term ?speech and language’ therapy is widely used, since speech and language problems coexist most of th ... Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: The Importance of Speech-Language Therapy by Latham Centers Posted Fri 24 May 2013 10:30am Language is the vehicle for most learning. Speech, language, and communication are closely linked with learning, behavior, social skills, and self-esteem. Many students with PWS have some type of speech-language disorder and have difficulties with their emotional well-being. Speech, or communication disorders include problems with articulat ... Read on »
Language, masculinity, and prostate cancer therapy: a social perspective by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor Posted Mon 01 Nov 2010 12:00am A recent article in the International Journal of Men’s Health argues that we need to be more honest with patients about the impact of “hormone therapy” in the treatment of prostate cancer. Unfortunately the full text of this article by Cushman et al. is not available on line, but the authors have provided a “Beyond the Abstract” commen ... Read on »
Aphasias Speech And Language Problems Targeted For Speech Therapy by Dorothy E Ross PhD CCC-SLP Aphasia NYC Posted Sat 26 Dec 2009 12:00am Posted Saturday, December 26th, 2009 Aphasia can bring about a lot of speech and language problems that are to be treated for speech therapy. The kind of speech and language problems brought by Aphasia would highly depend on the kind of Aphasia that you may have. Brocas Aphasia Broca’s Aphasia is also known as motor aphasia. You can obtain ... Read on »
Multiple Sclerosis, Physical Therapy, and Foreign Language Deficiency by Jughead Patient Expert Posted Sat 13 Jun 2009 12:38am I got started with my physical therapy today, had the initial evaluation. The therapist told me she thought I would benefit from both physical and occupational therapy, which is what my prescription was for. She gave me a very thorough going over, took the whole history, asked me what my favorite color was, the whole nine yards. She twisted my ... Read on »
Dance/Movement Therapy: Accessing the Language of the Body by WeAreTheRealDeal Posted Fri 09 Mar 2012 6:39pm The Language of the Body Movement defines us from the first kick in our mother’s womb till our final breath, and we participate in a dance of life, communicating through our bodies long before we learn to speak using verbal language. Throughout our lives, body language remains our most natural means of recognizing our needs [...] Read on »
Adult acquired speech, language and swallowing disorders by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Wed 11 Jan 2012 9:13am This article discusses speech and language disorders present as a result of a brain injury or progressiveContinuously increasing in extent or severity. neurological Associated with the nervous system and the brain. disorder. This will be of help to anyone whose friend or relative is ... Read on »