Communication & Swallowing Disorders
Communication – the process of being able to understand and be understood – is something most of us take for granted. Communication disabilities are the result of problems with: speech, using and understanding language, voice, fluency, hearing, reading or writing.
The following is a list of communication or swallowing disorders treated by Heaman Communication Services. Click on an example for more information:
Aphasia (a.k.a. dysphasia )
Childhood Apraxia of Speech. (verbal apraxia, developmental apraxia of speech, or verbal dyspraxia)
Apraxia in Adults (a.k.a. apraxia of speech, verbal apraxia, dyspraxia)
Dysphagia (swallowing disorder)