What is a speech-language pathologist?
Speech-Language Pathologists are health care professionals who identify, assess and treat disorders of speech, language, cognitive-communication, voice, swallowing, fluency, and other related disorders.
What does a speech-language pathologist do?
- Evaluate and treat people with speech and/or language difficulties resulting from a stroke or brain injury
- Evaluate individuals with voice disorders, such as inappropriate pitch or harsh voice, and provide therapy as needed
- Assess and provide therapy for people who have swallowing disorders
- Provide therapy for individuals with cognitive communication impairments, such as attention, memory, and problem solving disorders
Meet our speech-language pathologists:
Donna G. Saur, MA, Senior Speech-Language Pathologist
Courtney DeRuiter, MS, CCC-SLP
Kathryn L. Wills, MS, CCC-SLP