What is the family’s involvement with SLP?

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Families are a vital part of speech-language therapy at Janey Macey and Associates.  It’s important that parents and caregivers fully understand their child’s treatment plan in order for it to be carried out at home.  Families are always welcomed into the session and encouraged to be an active participant during therapy.  The family’s involvement ensures continuity of care across all …

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What is Speech-Language Pathology

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Speech-Language Pathology, (SLP), addresses a broad range of communication and swallowing disorders and implements therapy measures to screen, assess and treat a variety of conditions. Also known as speech therapy, it targets the mental side of speech, including cognitive function, speech development and language processing, voice conditions and sensory awareness.