ENHANCING THE POWER OF VOICE, SPEECH, AND LANGUAGE

Our Therapy Staff has 20 years of multiple levels of clinical expertise in Pediatric, Adult, and Geriatric (Senior) care.

   

Welcome to The Clinic for Speech-Language & Swallowing Disorders

The Clinic for Speech-Language and Swallowing Disorders in Hawaii provides comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic Speech-Language Pathology services. Our clinic offers initial free-of-charge phone consultations to determine if a Speech-Language Evaluation is needed. With 20 years of clinical experience, we offer Pediatric, Adult, and Geriatric Speech Therapy to enhance skills and improve the quality of life through the different stages of life.

OUR SERVICESSCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT

Our Primary Services

Our Therapy Staff has 20 years of multiple levels of clinical expertise in Pediatric, Adult, and Geriatric (Senior) care which includes the following areas:

Pediatric:

  •  Developmental Delay
  •  Autism Spectrum Disorder
  •  Down Syndrome
  •  Cerebral Palsy
  •  Pierre Robin Syndrome
  •  Cleft Palate
  •  Childhood Apraxia of Speech
  •  Hypotonia
  •  Stroke
  •  Traumatic Brain Injury
  •  Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  •  Dysphagia
  •  Complex neurological speech and swallowing disorders

Adult and Geriatric:

  • Stroke
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Amytrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Acquired Motor Speech Disorders
  • Aphasia
  • Cognitive Impairment
  • Dysphagia

From The Blog

Developmental Dyslexia

Developmental Dyslexia is dyslexia that is not caused by brain trauma. It is a language-based learning disorder. It is neurological in origin and characterized by poor spelling and decoding abilities. Basically, Developmental Dyslexia affects the ability to learn to...

Speech, Language, and the Literacy Link

When children have problems acquiring language or have language delays, they are at high risk for difficulty in learning to read and write, and to listen and speak.  Problems in language can occur in comprehension and expression, or even in the...

Unintelligible Speech

Recently, the primary concern of parents of 3 to 4-year old children who have contacted our clinic, has been unintelligible or unclear speech. They often state, “I can’t understand what he's (she's) saying!” and wonder if anything can be done...