Speech Specialists provide in-home speech therapy in Brampton that are family centered and use the latest therapy techniques. Our Speech Language Pathologists provide comprehensive assessments and treatment plans for each individual client.
Speech therapy services are available in Brampton for children, adults, and seniors.
Many parents are not sure if their child needs speech therapy. Here are some communication milestones for children that can help determine if there is a speech and language delay.
6 Months: Babbles and tries to imitate sounds. Can look towards the sound of music and sounds. Can chuckle and laugh and vocalize excitement and displeasure.
18 Months: Says or imitates 8-10 words and can attend to pictures. Can shake head “no” and follow 1-step directives.
24 Months: Says 15-20 words and can point to pictures in a book when named. Can use words more than gestures to communicate. Understands basic questions like “Where’s your shoe?”
3 Years: Uses 50-100 different words. Can matches colors and answer simple “yes/no”, “what” and “where” questions. Can count to 3. He or she likes to play with other children.
4 years: Starts to use complex sentences. Sentences may range 4-8 words in length. Can count to 10 and can talk about feelings.
5 years: Says all speech sounds in words and can name letters and words. Will follow classroom directions like “Draw a circle on your paper around something you eat.” Hears and understands most of what is said in home and in school. Can keep a conversation going with another person.
If your child is not meeting these developmental milestones, you should consider seeking speech therapy services for your child.
Therapy services in Brampton are available at the home, school, daycare, or workplace based on what works best for you. In-home speech therapy services are also available in Mississauga, Oakville, and Milton. For a list of our other locations, please click here.
Appointments for speech therapy Brampton are available on weekdays, after school, and on the weekends.
For more information about speech therapy Toronto, please fill out a contact form or call us
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