Speech Therapist Cape Town
Our ability to communicate, learn, share a meal or catch up over a cup of coffee are some of the priviledges of day to day living. When speech, language, eating or drinking are affected this can dramatically alter our participation and quality of life.
Speech and Language Therapy provides a specialist service to children and adults who have communication or swallowing difficulties - working together to optimise communication skills and eating and drinking options.
Life ... is about participation, it is something more complex and more interesting than what is obvious. Daniel Libeskind.
A Speech & Language Therapist can help people who have progressive conditions such as Parkinson's or MND and those who have had a stroke, brain injury, brain or head/neck tumours to understand their communication impairment, improve their speech, language, pragmatic or cognitive-communication skills and provide strategies to maximise communicative participation.
Speech & Language Therapists perform a vital role in assessing and managing swallowing difficulties and disorders.
that you may have swallowing difficulty
A Speech & Language Therapist is an expert in this field - we can