Addie's AutismFITT Club now provides Speech Therapy.
Speech Therapy at Addie’s is designed develop and promote your child’s ability to communicate and function with increased independence in society.
Some of the areas of communication we work on are:
- Social Language
- Expressive and Receptive Language
- Auditory Processing/ Auditory Memory
- Cognitive skills (including memory and attention)
- Executive functioning skills
At AutismFITT Club the Speech Language Pathologist’s work with your child in order to provide best therapy that addresses your child’s specific needs. Here at Addie’s we strive to use a team approach and encourage collaboration and co-treament alongside the Occupational and Physical Therapists to reach optimal success for your child’s therapy. Growing your child’s communication skills is vital for meeting wants and needs, forming relationships with families and peers, and school based subjects including: reading, writing, math, and science. Expanding communication and social skills enables children to better navigate their environments and increases independence in both home and school environments.
Some of the treatment strategies used at Addie’s are:
- Social Thinking©
- Play Based Therapy
- Elements of Kaufman
- Elements of PROMPT
- Color My Conversation
- Incredible Flexible You
- Assistive and Augmentative Communication
- Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)