Lima Memorial's Speech Therapy Department provides
speech/language evaluations and therapy for children and adults.
The department includes a caring staff of licensed professionals
Modified Barium Swallow Studies
This testing is used to assess
swallow function and to detect problems such as
Oral Motor/Feeding & Dysphagia
Evaluations and Therapy
Assists clients with feeding
and nutrition issues including motor and sensory based
Aphasia Evaluation and Therapy
Assists clients in the
improvement of language disorders due to brain
Cognitive Evaluation and Therapy
Cognitive evaluation and
therapy services work to assess brain function and make
improvements in designated areas.
Helps adults and children with
hearing loss attain language acquisition and speech articulation
Voice Evaluation and Therapy
Assists in improving or
alleviating disturbance of pitch, loudness or voice
Auditory Processing Evaluation and Therapy
including the Earobics Program
A formal hearing test will
determine the patient's need, and various strategies will be used
to improve processing of auditory information.
Fluency Evaluation and Therapy
Assists patients to overcome
stuttering and fluency difficulties.
Apraxia Evaluation and Therapy
Helps those with motor
disorders to verbalize functionally and socially.
Dysathria Evaluation and Therapy
For those who are unable to
coordinate oral motor movements, this program improves audible
Social Skills Club
The purpose of the Social Skills Club is to promote
social and communication skills among participants, including
introducing oneself, maintaining topic of conversion, working in a
group, being a follower/leader, understanding body
language/eye-contact, using appropriate vocal tone/level,
understanding your emotions and more.