What is speech therapy?
Speech Therapy and language pathology specializes in speech disorders and language disorders. The main components of speech production include: phonation, the process of sound production; resonance, opening and closing of the vocal folds; intonation, the variation of pitch; and voice, including aeromechanical components of respiration.
The main components of language include: phonology, the manipulation of sound according to the rules of the language; morphology, the understanding and use of the minimal units of meaning; syntax, the grammar or principles and rules for constructing sentences in language; semantics, the interpretation of meaning from the signs or symbols of communication; and pragmatics the social aspects of communication.
The Bod Squad's Speech Therapists travel to your home to provide you speech therapy in the comfort of your own home.