Speech Therapy


Speech-Language Pathology Services at Community Medical Center serves both adults and children.

Our services can be part of your visit to Acute Care, Inpatient Rehabilitation Institute of Montana, Outpatient Therapy Clinic, and the Community Bridges Brain Injury Program

Services Provided

  • Adult Communication (Speech & Language)
  • Dysarthria or slurred speech
  • Aphasia
  • Apraxia
  • Stuttering
  • Voice
  • LSVT LOUD Voice Therapy
  • Non-verbal and AAC (Augmentative & Alternative Communication technology)
  • Child Communication (Speech & Language)
  • Dysarthria
  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech
  • Articulation
  • Phonological Processes
  • Learning Disabilities and Delays affecting language
  • Non-verbal and AAC (Augmentative & Alternative Communication technology)
  • Social Communication Skills/Pragmatics
  • Stuttering
  • Voice
  • Swallowing & Feeding
  • Childhood Feeding & Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia)
  • Adult Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia)
  • Videofluoroscopy Swallow Studies (also called Modified Barium Swallow Studies)
  • FEES (Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing)
  • Vital Stim neuromuscular electrical stimulation
  • Behavioral Feeding Programs
  • Pre-Feeding Skills
  • Biofeedback
  • Tongue & Lip resistance training equipment (IOPI System – Iowa Oral Performance Instrument)
  • Passy Muir speaking valves

Conditions Treated

  • Speech, Language, Cognitive and Swallowing difficulties due to:
  • Stroke
  • Brain Injury
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Dementia
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Other Neurological Disease
  • Cancer of the head and neck
  • Developmental disorders and delays
  • Cleft lip and palate
  • Stuttering
  • Down Syndrome
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Learning Disabilities affecting language
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cerebral Palsy

To reach the Speech Therapy Department at Community Medical Center, call 728-4100.
For more information about Speech-Language Pathology services, visit the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s website at http://www.asha.org.