Speech and Language Therapy

Services > Speech and Language Therapy

Speech & Language Therapy provides treatment, support and care for children who have difficulties with speech, language or swallowing as in Speech and Language disorders , Hearing Impairment , Autistic Spectrum disorders, Intellectual disability, Multiple disability. In NIARC, our Speech therapists work with children individually on programmes such as Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS), articulation programs and auditory verbal therapy. We also have group therapy sessions to promote interaction, communication and social skills. These programs are individualised according to child’s abilities and needs. The therapists work with parents to train them in how to encourage their children to communicate more. For children who require support with feeding or have swallowing difficulties, safe feeding strategies and swallowing techniques are also taught.

Our therapy program address:-
  • Speech – articulation , voice , fluency ( stuttering)
  • Receptive and expressive language
  • Communication
  • Hearing Impairment
    • Hearing evaluation
    • Hearing aid / cochlear implant selection
    • Counselling about care and maintenance of aids
    • Auditory training
    • Speech therapy
    • Home training
    • Regular follow up
    • Pre School program
    • School program – Segregation and Integration
  • Augmentative and alternate communication (AAC)
  • Cognition
  • Language-based reading difficulties
  • Oro-motor dysfunction
  • Swallowing and feeding disorders
  • Therapeutic listening
  • Central auditory processing disorders
  • Standardized developmental testing
  • Parental training
Audiology Lab:-

Our dedicated space for Audiology services consists of state of the art equipment to identify the extent of hearing impairment through investigations focusing on both peripheral and central processing.