Nearly 1 in 12 children ages 3–17 has had a disorder related to voice, speech, language, or swallowing, according to a June 2015 data brief by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics. Speech Therapy is a therapeutic specialty aimed at improving speech and language skills and oral motor abilities. Practitioners utilize a myriad of therapeutic techniques to foster development of communication, comprehension, feeding ability and social interactions.
Fox Valley Physical Therapy and Wellness (FVPT&W) is thrilled to now offer Pediatric Speech Therapy. At FVPT&W, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Nutrition Services and now Pediatric Speech Therapy Services will now be offered all in one location! Therapists from all areas of expertise will collaborate to create an integrated and holistic solution that is based on your child’s complete developmental profile.
Michelle Schwantz, of Schwantz Pediatric Therapy, is partnering with the FVPT&W to offer a complete panel of speech therapy services including, but not limited to:
-motor planning speech disorder
-social language disorders
-Autism Spectrum Disorder
-oral-motor and sensory based feeding disorders
-IEP consultation and educational advocacy support for school-aged clients
-Clinical training in SOS feeding therapy, PROMPT therapy & DIR/Floortime
Michelle is now accepting new patients. Call today to schedule your child’s appointment – (630) 549-0511.
Fox Valley Physical Therapy & Wellness •2011 Dean St., St. Charles, IL 60174 (630) 549-0511 • www.foxvalleyphysicaltherapy.com
Posted on: October 05, 2016 | Pediatrics