Speech & Language Therapy services at Mandala Family Wellness are designed to treat speech and language, cognitive-communication, and swallowing disorders in children up to 18 in Jacksonville and Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Our Speech & Language Therapy Department is designed to treat speech, language, cognitive-communication, and swallowing disorders in individuals up to age 18. It also includes early intervention. Our Speech and Language Therapists function as part of an interdisciplinary team, coordinating findings and recommendations with other professionals. The program also offers treatment focused on helping children and their parents learn strategies for improving functional communication and oral motor or feeding/swallowing skills. Treatment sessions may be offered jointly with other departments, as appropriate. All Speech-Language Pathologists at Mandala Family Wellness are licensed by the State of Florida and certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
Our Speech and Language Department can evaluate and treat a wide variety of communication diagnoses in infants, children, and adolescents including:
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Neurological Disorders
- Down Syndrome
- Cerebral Palsy
- Congenital Anomalies
- Expressive and Receptive Language Disorders
- Articulation Disorders
- Stuttering and other fluency disorders
- Auditory Processing Disorders
- Phonological Disorders
Speech therapy is provided on a one-to-one basis to address the specific needs and goals of the child. Emphasis is placed on a team approach with collaboration with all members of the team to increase the success and likelihood of carryover into the child’s everyday activities across all settings.