Services

Speech Therapy

Speech Pathologists

Kay Mathews, M.S., CCC-SLP
Tina Finch, M.S., CCC-SLP
Kamme Veron, M.S., CCC-SLP
Janya Rogers, MCD, CCC-SLP
Becky Kellum, M.S., CCC-SLP
Olivia Thompson, M.S., CCC-SLP

About Speech Therapy

The Communicative Disorders department of the Regional Rehabilitation Center is responsible for diagnosing and treating infants, children, and adults with communication needs. A disorder/diagnosis may be—to name a few—Cerebral Palsy, hearing loss, stroke, traumatic brain injury, Dyslexia, Autism, Down Syndrome, fluency (stuttering), developmental delay, cognitive delay, articulation and language.

Speech-Language Pathologists at the Rehab Center provide treatment for the following:

Voice

Disorders related to vocal abuse (vocal nodules)
Velopharyngeal incompetence
Laryngectomy

Fluency

Stuttering
Cluttering

Articulation

Developmental speech errors
Oral Motor Deficits
Dysarthria
Apraxia

Language

Receptive (understanding) or expressive (talking) deficits
Aphasia

Mysofunctional Issues

“Tongue thrust”

Learning and/or Reading Deficits

Language/Learning Difficulties
Dyslexia

Other Communication Needs

Cognitive and/or memory deficits associated with traumatic brain injury
Cleft lip and/or palate
Disorders relating to degenerative disease (Parkinson’s, MS, etc.)
Feeding/Oral swallowing deficits
Hearing impaired