Speech Therapist

Our Speech Therapists work with the Infant Teacher, families, and other professionals in the home or other designated environments, which is natural and comfortable to the child, to assess development and to provide hands-on instruction as needed.

The Speech Therapist assesses and provides instruction in the following areas:

  1. Language curriculum
  2. Language Learning Strategies
  3. Behavior Shaping strategies
  4. Present and use language-based materials
  5. Language/Speech development sequence
  6. Alternative/augmentative communication systems, including picture exchange and voice input communication aids (VOCAs)
  7. Positioning during direct intervention
  8. Oral motor training through playful exercises based on Sara Johnson-Rosenfeld’s model
  9. Timely consultations, observations, and or monitoring by the SLP as needed, requested by parents, teacher, PCS Inc. director, or the Service Coordinator
  10. Parent education through consultation sessions
  11. Appropriate language-based materials created and provided to all Infant Teachers by PCS

PCS provides consultation reports dire