SLP Communication Foundations for Outpatient Speech Therapy
SLP Communication Foundations is a premier provider of outpatient speech therapy and swallowing therapy headquartered at our beautiful Fishkill, NY home office.
Our team of speech language pathologists provide services to patients coming from various parts of the greater Hudson Valley region. Our friendly and talented staff of speech therapists provide a high level of care and expertise in outpatient speech therapy for adults and children unlike any other in the region.
We specialize in a host of disorders that effect speech language and swallowing, including but not limited to the treatment of dysphagia, aphasia and other conditions.
Adult Outpatient Speech Therapy in Fishkill
SLP Communication Foundations (a division of Language Fundamentals) offers outpatient evaluation and treatment services to adults with:
Cognitive Communicative Deficits
Swallowing Difficulty / Dysphagia
Traumatic Brain Injuries
Speech Language Deficits
Difficulty clearly forming words
Difficulty understanding others or making self-understood
Adult outpatient speech therapy is available Monday through Friday conveniently located at our home office at 1032 Main Street in Fishkill, NY.
Outpatient Speech Therapy for Children in Fishkill
SLP Communication Foundations (a division of Language Fundamentals) offers outpatient evaluation and treatment services at our Fishkill home office to children with:
Outpatient speech therapy for children is available for those who need help with language development. This includes verbal communication, such as pronouncing words, as well as nonverbal communication.
Outpatient Speech Therapy Services for Children through Adults:
Each of our Speech Language Pathologists is highly trained to provide diagnostics and treatment for a full range of individuals and ages with speech language and swallowing disorders. We provide outpatient speech therapy services for both adults and children all across Fishkill.
Some of our clinicians also specialize in certain conditions. We will be able to answer any questions you have when you contact our office.
The following is a non-exhaustive list of the outpatient speech therapy services we offer to adults:
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- Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
- Chewing/Swallowing difficulties
- Memory impairments
- Difficulty clearly forming words
- Difficulty understanding others or making self understood
- Voice disorders
The following is a non-exhaustive list of the outpatient speech therapy services we offer to children:
- Phonological Processes
Outpatient Services Available in Fishkill:
In providing outpatient speech therapy in Fishkill, SLP Communication Foundations are able to perform a multitude of instrumental and diagnostic testing modalities in order to enhance the patient experience.
Flexible Endoscopic Evaluation of the Swallow (FEES) is an instrumental evaluation tool that assesses the motor components of swallowing for patients. FEES testing provides clinicians with data that aids in identifying patients at risk for aspiration and guides the clinician in recommending the most appropriate foods and liquids to a patient so that he or she can swallow safely. For more information, please visit our FEES page.
Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation:
Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (VitalStim) is therapy for patients who have trouble swallowing (dysphagia). It uses small electrical currents to stimulate the muscles responsible for swallowing, while speech-language pathologists help patients re-educate their muscles through rehabilitation therapy.
Lee Silverman Voice Treatment Program:
Language Fundamentals has speech language pathologists who are certified to provide this intensive four-week outpatient treatment program, which has been scientifically and clinically verified to improve the voice and speech of patients with Parkinson’s disease or other neurological disorders for those who qualify. In addition to targeting immediate post-treatment improvement, the program focuses on developing skills for long-term maintenance.
Voice Evaluation and Treatment Programs:
Individually designed outpatient programs are available to alleviate voice problems associated with vocal nodules and polyps or with overuse/misuse of the voice. Treatment utilizes different types intervention including exercises tailored to improving laryngeal function, vocal hygiene instruction and recommendations individualized to each person’s work, social, and home environments.
Programs that are designed individually are available for children, teens and adults who stutter. The focus is multifaceted and incorporated education regarding strategies to minimize stuttering while speaking, including speaking more slowly, and regulating breathing, while also incorporating environmental influences on fluency. Therapy progresses from single sounds, syllable to longer words and more complex sentences.
Looking for outpatient speech therapy in Fishkill? Contact our team for details.
Information About Our Office:
Language Fundamentals accepts most insurances but please call us at 845.897.3330 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
HOURS OF OPERATION:
Visits typically Monday – Friday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm by appointment only (evening times may be scheduled depending on availability)
Located in beautiful Dutchess County, our home office is located at 1032 Main Street Fishkill, NY, 12524. Plenty of parking is available in the rear of the building.
To make a referral or request an initial evaluation: 845.897.3330 (phone) or 845-897-3753 (fax)
Submit an inquiry today to learn more about our outpatient speech therapy services