Speech & Language therapy (SLT)
Speech & Language therapy (SLT) is the scientific & Rehabilitative treatment of human communication disorders. This includes disorder difficulties of speech, Language, Voice & Swallowing.
Speech: The meaningful sound that we use for communication.
Language: Language is the complex & dynamic system of conventional symbols that is used in various modes for thought & communication.
Voice: The voice is the sound that produced by larynx.
Swallowing: Swallowing is a process of eating & drinking foods (hard, soft & liquid) through mouth to stomach.
Treatment fields of Speech & Language Therapy:
Pediatrics Condition: Cerebral Palsy (CP), Speech delay/disorder, Cleft lip & palate, Hearing impairment, Autism, Learning disability, Intellectual disability, Dyslexia, Down’s syndrome, Child dysphagia Etc.
Neurological Conditions: Stroke, Head Injury, Spinal cord injury, Motor neuron disease, Parkinson’s disease, Adult dysphagia Etc.
Others: Voice disorder, Stammering, Head & Neck Cancer.