Speech & Language 

We help each child find their own voice

Playworks 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


  • 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