Speech Therapy

Speech Pathologists help children develop and improve language, communication, cognitive processing, and social skills. Our therapists evaluate and treat children of all ages with disorders ranging from mild developmental delays to severe communication delays and syndromes.

Treatment takes place either in the clinic or via telehealth, and may involve augmentative technology or be facilitated with the use of sensory equipment. Speech therapy sessions incorporate play and motivating activities with the goal of functional use of communication skills in the child’s everyday environments as they progress and reach their speech goals. 

Multilingual Speech Therapy Services

Speech-language intervention is available in English, Japanese, and Spanish at Bothell Pediatric & Hand Therapy. Our speech therapists perform language intervention for a variety of communication disorders including early intervention (late talking, functional communication), articulation, stuttering, and social skills.

If you would like more information on Japanese speech-language help, please contact us at (425) 481-1933 or e-mail Danny Miller directly at DannyM@bpht.com. For Spanish speech-language therapy, email office@bpht.com.

Common Conditions Evaluated

  • Alternative and augmentative communication: high-tech and low tech
  • Articulation Delay (making sounds) and Phonological Delay
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Childhood apraxia/dyspraxia of speech and other motor speech disorders (e.g. 
  • dysarthria)
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cognitive communication deficits (e.g., memory/recall, sequencing
  • Delayed communication milestones (late talkers)
  • Early Intervention (birth-3)
  • Feeding/oral motor difficulties
  • General Language Delays (below normal language development)
  • Genetic disorders/syndromes (e.g., Down Syndrome)
  • Global developmental delays
  • Hearing Impairments (mild to severe ear damage)
  • Literacy development
  • Narrative language (story-telling) challenges
  • Pragmatic (social skills) disorders
  • Receptive (understanding language) and Expressive (expressing ideas) Language Impairment
  • Stuttering
  • Tongue thrust
  • Tongue – Tie
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Voice disorders (e.g., hoarse/harsh voice, volume control, pitch)
  • Language Development
  • Articulation Therapy
  • Floortime
  • ABA (Applied Behavioral Analysis)
  • PROMPT
  • Augmentative Communication
  • Social Skills Groups
  • Parental Education
  • Teacher Collaboration

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