Professional Resource Guide
Wallingford, CT 06492
Therapy for Language and Communication, LLC provides comprehensive speech and language assessments and intervention to individuals. At TLC, we value family involvement; therefore communication with caregivers is essential in achieving the acquisition of targeted skills. TLCs therapists develop individualized goals and objectives for each patient, which are assessed and modified as needed throughout the course of therapy. Therapy techniques that may be used in therapy sessions include:
Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets (PROMPT)- a tactile-kinesthetic method to facilitate speech production.
Social Thinking- a curriculum to address social communication deficits.
TouchChatHD- an augmentative and alternative communication application designed for use on the iPad/iPod.
The therapists at TLC have experience working with individuals with a variety of speech and language deficits including:
- Receptive Language
- Expressive Language
- Pragmatic Social Language
- Auditory Processing
- Augmentative and Alternative Communication
- Childhood Apraxia of Speech
TLCs therapists are also experienced in working with individuals with various diagnoses including: Autism Spectrum Disorder, Social Communication Deficits, Downs Syndrome, Angelmans Syndrome, Attention Deficits Disorder, and Cerebral Palsy.
In addition to evaluations and individual treatment sessions, Therapy for Language and Communication, LLC offers a variety of additional services including Pre-School screenings, consultations (e.g. Planning and Placement Team meetings), and group therapy (e.g social skills, augmentative and alternative communication.)