Speech Therapy

Gainesville Health Care Center

Speech Therapy

A plan of therapy is developed for each resident to foster improvement in communication and swallowing, as needed. Speech Language Pathologists provide vital services to those to those residents who might experience communication, cognitive or swallowing impairments following illness, trauma or disease. Our speech language pathologists also have a role in preventing communication and swallowing disorders by promoting a healthy lifestyle and educating caregivers, residents and family members about how to prevent stroke and other disorders that may lead to impairment.