Speech Therapy

Physical Therapy Plus

What conditions do Speech-Language Pathologists treat?

Adults and Children with:

  • Brain injury (acquired or traumatic) and stroke
  • Neurologic disorders, such as, Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson’s Disease                                        
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
  • Expressive (using) and receptive (understanding) language disorders
  • Speech sound disorders (articulation and phonological)
  • Fluency (stuttering) disorders
  • Pragmatic (social) language disorders
  • Auditory processing disorders
  • Feeding or swallowing problems
  • Apraxia of speech (acquired or developmental)
  • Head and neck cancer (swallowing, trismus, voice)
  • Cognitive disorders (memory, planning/organization, problem solving, attention)
  • Voice and motor speech disorders

What can a Speech-Language Pathologist do for me?

Speech-Language Pathologists draw upon a variety of techniques and resources to improve your ability to function and/or to compensate for whatever difficulties you or your child may be experiencing. They will work with you to develop a comprehensive plan of care designed to restore maximum function and independence in all areas of life.

How do I get started?

Speak with your physician to see if our Speech-Language Pathologist can help you, and request a referral.

Want more information? Visit the American Speech Language Hearing Association.

To schedule an appointment, a physician referral is required.

Available Locations:

Physical Therapy Plus
at Burbank Campus
275 Nichols Road,
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Physical Therapy Plus
at Whitney Field
21 Cinema Boulevard,
Leominster, MA 01453