The Speech and Language Therapy (SLT) department provides a service for patients who are aged 18 years and above. These patients generally have acquired communication and/or swallowing difficulties.
We provide intensive therapy sessions at the clinic as well as caregiver training to assist the patients at home effectively. We aim to provide evidence-based services which are dependent on the specific individualized needs of adults who are experiencing acquired speech, language, communication, or swallowing difficulties.
Therapists work in collaboration with the patients, their families/caregivers, and other professionals to reduce the impact of these often-isolating difficulties on the patients’ wellbeing and their ability to actively and independently participate in daily life.
We can assist with the following acquired communication and/or swallowing difficulties: