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Speech Therapy

speech therapy

Individuals experiencing the physical effects of an injury or medical condition may benefit from physical, occupational or speech therapy services, or a combination of the three. We are here to help you return to maximum independence.

Speech Therapy provides evaluations and treatment of swallowing disorders, cognitive disorders and speech/language and voice problems resulting from strokes, head injuries, respiratory issues, and other medical complications.

 

SERVICES:

Our Speech Therapy Services can assist those struggling with:

  • Vocal loudness or sound quality
  • Speaking or understanding speech
  • Memory
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Concussion Symptoms
  • Difficulty or pain with chewing or swallowing
  • Coughing or choking when eating food or drinking liquids

Our speech therapy services are available at our location in Morris.

 

PHONE NUMBER:

To learn more about Morris Hospital’s outpatient rehabilitation services, for referral assistance, or to schedule an appointment, call 815.705.7828.

WHY CHOOSE MORRIS HOSPITAL?

There are all kinds of reasons to choose speech therapy services at Morris Hospital. All of our patients receive one-on-one therapy — never in a group setting — from highly qualified, licensed therapists. Our therapy team stays in touch with your physician to deliver focused, safe and effective care. Plus, therapy is provided in a safe environment with a provider available on the premises at all times. In addition, our therapists help guide patients through exercises that can be done independently as they continue their progress at home. Our rehabilitation team also includes physical and occupational therapists should you need additional services.

CERTIFICATIONS

Our highly qualified therapists have achieved a greater depth of knowledge and skills by achieving specialized certifications in Speech Therapy. We have speech therapists certified in:

CONVENIENT LOCATIONS

Outpatient speech therapy is provided at:

Convenient parking is available.

FREE TRANSPORTATION

Free transportation is available to and from therapy appointments through the Morris Hospital Patient Transportation Service. We ask that requests for transportation be made as far in advance as possible and no less than 72 hours ahead of your appointment.