At Metro Speech Therapy, we specialize in providing evaluation and treatment for a range of communication disorders that may affect adults, including:
If you are experiencing cognitive challenges that are impacting your ability to communicate effectively, our speech-language pathologists can help you develop strategies to improve your cognitive-communication abilities. This may include exercises to improve memory, attention, problem-solving, and other cognitive skills.
Gender Affirming Voice Therapy
Our speech-language pathologists are trained in providing voice therapy for transgender clients who are seeking to modify their vocal characteristics to align with their gender identity. We offer a safe and supportive environment to help you achieve your voice goals.
We provide evaluation and treatment for voice disorders, helping you improve vocal quality, pitch, and resonance. Our therapists utilize techniques to address vocal nodules, vocal cord paralysis, and vocal misuse, helping you achieve a healthy and effective voice.
Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
If you have difficulty with verbal communication, our speech-language pathologists can help you identify and implement alternative communication strategies, such as the use of speech-generating devices or other AAC tools.
Difficulty with swallowing, known as dysphagia, can significantly impact an individual’s ability to eat and drink safely. Our therapists are experienced in evaluating and treating dysphagia, offering personalized strategies and exercises to address swallowing difficulties and enhance safety during mealtimes. We can also work with you to identify any underlying causes of your swallowing difficulties and develop a treatment plan to address them.
We offer specialized therapy for individuals with aphasia, a language disorder often caused by stroke or brain injury. Our therapists use evidence-based approaches to help improve language comprehension, expression, reading, and writing skills.
If you are looking to modify or reduce your accent for personal or professional reasons, we provide accent modification therapy. Our speech-language pathologists will work with you to improve pronunciation, intonation, and overall clarity in English or other languages.
Apraxia of Speech
Our therapists are skilled in addressing apraxia of speech, a motor speech disorder that affects the ability to plan and coordinate the movements necessary for speech production. Through targeted therapy techniques, we can help improve speech clarity and coordination for individuals with apraxia.
Stuttering and Fluency Disorders
For adults who experience stuttering and fluency disorders, our therapists offer specialized techniques to enhance fluency and improve overall communication. We work closely with individuals to develop strategies for smoother and more fluent speech.
Our speech-language pathologists provide evaluation and treatment for dysarthria, a condition characterized by muscle weakness or impairment that affects the control and coordination of speech muscles. Therapy sessions are designed to improve speech intelligibility and enhance overall communication effectiveness.
At Metro Speech Therapy, our goal is to empower adults to improve their communication skills and achieve their goals. If you or a loved one is experiencing communication challenges, contact us to learn more about our services and how we can help. Let us guide you on your journey to effective communication and enhanced quality of life.