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Speech & Language 
Therapy

We help each child find their own voice

Our Speech Therapists are committed to using evidenced-based strategies. This means we go above and beyond when it comes to continuing education and incorporating the latest research into therapy! Playworks speech and language therapists have the following trainings:

  • Debra Beckman Oral Motor Protocol

  • SOS Feeding Therapy

  • Phonological and Phonemic Awareness Training

  • Articulation Therapy

  • Floortime Training

  • Expanding Expressions Tool for Expressive Language

  • Story Grammar Marker Tool

  • PROMPT

  • Phonological Processing cycles approach

  • Carol Westby literacy training

  • Social Thinking Curriculum

  • Stuttering Resources- A Community Based Approach

  • Auditory Processing Disorder Training

  • Assistive Professional Technology Professional Training

  • Myofunctional Therapy Academy Training (Tongue Thrust)

  • Early Intervention Certification (VA)

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder - Evidenced Based Practice

We provide the following therapies at Playworks:

  • Articulation Therapy

  • Treatment for Phonological Processing Disorders

  • Services for the Hearing Impaired

  • Oral Myofunctional therapy (tongue thrust)

  • Treatment for Fluency Disorders (Stuttering)

  • Language Therapy (Receptive and Expressive)

  • Services for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

  • Pragmatic Language Therapy

  • Therapy for children with Angelman Syndrome/Prader-Willi/Down Syndrome/ and other chromosomal anomalies

  • Cognitive Linguistic Therapy

  • Early Intervention

  • School aged services

  • Services for Auditory Processing Disorder

  • Floortime Therapy

  • Feeding Therapy

  • PROMPT Therapy

Playworks Speech & Occupational Therapy provides informal evaluations, standardized assessments, and ongoing therapy in a clinical setting. We have experience with a wide variety of speech, language, motor and sensory disorders.  We see children with a variety of disorders, including: Autism Spectrum Disorder, Apraxia, Dyspraxia, Motor Speech Disorders, Sensory Integration Disorders, and Sensory Processing Disorders.

Our Speech Therapists help children have fun while communicating. We specialize in treating children with a variety of disorders, including: Articulation Disorders, Language Disorders, Fluency Disorders, and difficulties with Executive Functioning. We have expertise in Myofunctional Therapy (Tongue Thrust), and Augmentative/Alternative Communication. Floortime and play-based methods guide our treatment decisions for all types of therapy.

Playworks is unique among therapy companies, offering an individualized hybrid model of in-person and virtual therapy services.