Better Speech and Hearing Month: Finding Help for Communication Disorders

Did you know that according to the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), 69% say parents of young children are not aware of the early warning signs of speech/language disorders?

So, what can you do?… By addressing the symptoms of communication disorders early, treatment is often less expensive and takes less time (ASHA). The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association has provided some helpful tips in identifying speech/language disorders and what parents can do to help. If you have questions or concerns, schedule an appointment at Choice Therapy with one of our expert Speech-Language Pathologists at 218.444.8280!

Identify the Signs (Click the images to expand)



Meet our Speech-Language Pathologists:

Amber Nickerson

Erin Wark May

Kirsten Landmark

Choice Therapy – Speech Therapy Services:

  • Articulation and Phonological Disorders
  • Fluency disorders
  • Swallowing and feeding disorders
  • Oral motor skills
  • Language disorders
  • Cognitive deficits
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Auditory processing disorder
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
  • Social Skills
  • Apraxia

Choice Therapy – Adult Speech Services:

  • TBI
  • Stroke
  • Dyshagia
  • Cognition

Choice Therapy Approach:

  • Offer Speech Therapy for pediatrics and adults
  • Vast knowledge of communication disorders from birth to geriatrics
  • Flexible scheduling/working longer hours to accommodate family’s busy schedules
  • Family education built into every session to allow your loved one to continue working on skills at home and making progress towards goals
  • Extensive knowledge with academic based goals and ability to effectively target those in therapy to increase their academic skills