With speech therapy, you can improve your quality of life by restoring lost communication skills and reconnecting with the world.Read More
Bella Vista Health Center Blog
Many people are not aware of the benefits speech therapy can provide for adults. Adult speech therapy is often part of recovery programs for illnesses or injury, and it can also help manage other medical conditions that affect speech, language and eating. Here are some common questions about how speech therapy can help adults:Read More
Effective communication is important at any age, but it’s especially vital for seniors. Without the ability to describe their needs, concerns, and pain from illness or injury, their physical and emotional health can be at risk.
Aside from the social impact of a speech impediment, emergency situations can occur if a senior citizen is unable to communicate pain, discomfort, or other concerns. Fortunately, speech therapy specialized for elderly patients is available, and it provides benefits beyond improved communication. Here’s how speech therapy can help:Read More
If you’ve suffered a brain injury, stroke or fall, you might find that it’s a little bit harder to speak than it was before. Or, perhaps you’re in perfect health but you’re getting older and are having trouble chewing and swallowing. In either case, speech therapy can be a wonderful tool for regaining your independence and ability to communicate effectively with doctors, family, and friends.Read More