Rachel Stern, Speech Therapist in Coconut Creek, FL
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Hi, I am a pediatric Speech Language Pathologist. I did my undergraduate and graduate studies at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida. I have been working for 18 years and just opened my own home health care business Kids Speech2Go, where my goal is to not only work in the home, but also help to generalize and carryover skills for kids and help them to accomplish whatever they need (meeting friends in a park, helping get through a grocery store, etc). I consider myself an Expert Speech-language Pathologist providing individual diagnostic and therapeutic treatment to children and their families from birth to 21 with various disorders including but not limited to, acquired and developmental speech/language/oral motor deficits associated with disorders such as Down's Syndrome, Rett's Syndrome, Cortical Dysplasia, Familial Dysautonomia (HSAN), Ataxia Telangiectasia, Cri-du-Chat, Cleft Lip and Palate, Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, Autism/PDD/Asperger's Syndrome, Fragile X, CAPD, Near Drowning victims, and other TBI's as well as disorders/delays related to language, articulation, phonology, aural rehab, voice and fluency in which planning and administering speech language pathology evaluations as well as implementing appropriate treatment; social skills groups; documenting provision of such care, utilizing support staff and participating in special projects as designated. I specialize in feeding, oral dysphagia, oral motor dysfunction and infant/child feeding techniques with a strong emphasis in NDT and sensory integration. I also have a strong emphasis in Autism/PDD/Asperger's Syndrome. I have some PROMPT training and am up to date in my CPR courses. I have and can provide many recommendations if you would lik

Service Type

Home Visit

Education

Masters of Science from University of South Florida and earned my CCC's immediately after

My Specialties

  • Ages 0-3
  • Ages 4-8
  • Ages 9-17
  • Alternative Augmentative Communication
  • Aphasia
  • Apraxia
  • Articulation
  • Auditory & Hearing
  • Autism
  • Cleft Palate
  • Communication
  • English Language Learners
  • Feeding & Swallowing
  • Fluency
  • Language
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Other
  • Voice
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