At Nemours, our pediatric speech and language therapists (also sometimes called “speech therapy specialists” or “speech and language pathologists”) treat many conditions that can interfere with kids’ communication.Learn More About Speech & Language Therapy
Our speech and language therapy programs treat children with hearing impairments, cochlear implants, and birth defects like cleft lip and palate. We also work with kids who have other general speech and language disorders or delays. Children with speech and language problems may have trouble:
We see a full spectrum of conditions — far too many to list here. The conditions we treat vary depending upon the location and providers selected. Don’t see a condition listed? Call us.
We offer pediatric speech therapy services, which may vary upon the condition and location. Depending on your child’s condition or injury, our treatment plan may include:
Our pediatric speech and language therapists hold at least a master’s degree and state certification/licensure in the field, as well as a certificate of clinical competency from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. At Nemours, your child benefits from a team approach to care that may include audiologists, otolaryngologists (ear, nose and throat specialists), other specialists, nurses and experts in assistive technology, physical therapy and/or occupational therapy — all specifically trained in kid-friendly care.
Services, programs and care teams differ at each location. Call for details.
We offer speech and language therapy at Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware (Wilmington, Del.) and select Nemours Children's Health satellite locations.
We offer speech and language therapy at Nemours Children’s Hospital (Orlando).
We offer speech and language therapy at Nemours Children's Health, Jacksonville and select satellite locations. Our services are provided through the Division of Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat/ENT) — a recognized leader in providing state-of-the-art ENT programs for kids.
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