Capital Therapy Services

Baby

Provide Pediatric Evaluation and Treatments For the Following:

Apraxia
Articulation Disorders
Auditory Processing Disorders
Augmentative Communication
Aural Rehabilitation
Autism
Cleft Palate
Cognitive-Communication Disorders
Feeding/Swallowing Disorders
Fluency
Language Acquisition Disorders
Neurogenic Communication Disorders
Oral Motor Disorders
Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders
Phonological Disorders
Speech/Language Disorders
Velopharyngeal Insufficiency

To schedule an appointment call 614-833-2608
or submit your questions on the Contact Page
The intake form is available for download on the Form page

Please review the following potential "RED FLAGS" related to communication development:

12 months:
•does not point to objects
•does not use gestures such as waving or shaking head
20 months:
•does not use at least 6 consonant sounds
•does not follow simple directions
15 months:
•has not used first word
•does not respond to "no" or "bye bye"
24 months:
•has a vocabulary of less than 50 words
•has decreased interest in social interactions
18 months:
•does not use at least 6-10 words consistently
•does not hear well or discriminate between sounds
36 months:
•strangers have difficulty understanding what the child is saying
•does not use simple sentences.
By age 4 years:
•Cannot be understood by individuals with whom they do not associate regularly
•Cannot be understood by family and/or caregivers
•Cannot correctly produce t, d, k, g, f
•Cannot be asked to repeat without becoming sensitive
By age 5 years cannot:
•Cannot be understood in all situations by most listeners
•Cannot correctly produce most speech sounds
•Cannot be asked to repeat without exhibiting frustration

Other possible concerns:
•Is a very picky eater (willing to eat only 4 to 5 foods, gags on certain textures)older kid
•Has difficulties with transitions
•Uses repetitive and/or preservatives behaviors
•Shows no interest in communicating
•Drools excessively
•Stutters more consistently and for longer than 6 months

For older children:
•Difficulty with understanding and using language appropriately
•Difficulty with speech sound production
•Limited vocabulary and/or expressive language abilities
•Difficulties with sequencing tasks and/or following more complex directions

If you feel that you child exhibits any of these "red flags" or you have other concerns, we can help! Please give us a call at 614-833-2608 today!

We accept most insurances