At True to You Speech and Voice Services, our goal is to help individuals improve their communication abilities. We offer a variety of services tailored to each individual's needs and work closely with families to achieve the best outcomes.
We provide a range of speech and language services, for a variety of communication needs. We are trained in a variety of techniques to help clients achieve their communication goals.
We believe in a collaborative approach to therapy, working closely with families and other healthcare professionals to ensure the best outcomes for our clients. Our therapists are highly trained and passionate about helping individuals achieve their communication goals.
If you have any questions or would like to schedule an appointment, please don't hesitate to contact us. We are always happy to help and look forward to hearing from you.
Our adult communication services cater to individuals seeking to enhance their communication skills and regain their confidence. Expert guidance is offered in the following areas:
Our accent modification services assist individuals in refining their speech patterns to achieve clearer and more intelligible communication, helping them succeed in diverse social and professional environments.
Communication difficulties following aphasia can be challenging. Our person-centered approach focuses on improving language comprehension, expression, reading, and writing skills, and fostering meaningful communication reconnection.
Our specialized dysarthria services are designed to empower individuals with speech difficulties. Whether caused by a stroke or injury, we are here to help. We offer tailored treatment plans, and effective strategies to improve speech clarity and confidence. Discover the path to better communication.
Apraxia can disrupt the coordination of speech movements. Our therapeutic interventions concentrate on rebuilding motor planning and speech coordination, facilitating smoother and more effective communication.
Autism and Social Communication
Our services extend to adults with autism, recognizing the unique communication challenges they may face. Our individualized approach focuses on enhancing social communication skills, expressive language development, and receptive language comprehension, promoting effective and meaningful interactions.
Stuttering can impact adults' confidence and communication effectiveness. Our evidence-based techniques help individuals manage and reduce stuttering, fostering fluid and confident speech.
Traumatic Brain Injury
Recovering communication abilities after a traumatic brain injury requires specialized support. Our individualized therapy plans target cognitive-communication challenges, enabling gradual progress towards independent and functional communication.
Voice disorders can hinder effective communication. Our tailored interventions address a range of voice challenges, including vocal nodules, muscle tension dysphonia, and more. We work collaboratively to restore and enhance vocal quality and function.
Gender-Affirming Voice Training
We understand the importance of voice congruence with identity. Our gender-affirming voice training empowers individuals to develop a voice that aligns with their gender identity, enabling authentic self-expression.
We provide a systematic approach to uncovering and developing your TRUE new voice.
Depending on the client's needs and goals, sessions may focus on the following aspects of communication:
Individual Sessions and Group Training are offered. Our goal is to teach you the skills needed to finding and using your True Voice in a safe and healthy manner, so that you can be your own clinician and apply and practice the skills you learn with us in your daily life.
Welcome to our specialized pediatric communication services, dedicated to helping children overcome communication challenges and thrive in their interactions. Our experienced team of speech-language pathologists is here to support children with a variety of needs, including:
For children on the autism spectrum, communication can present unique challenges. Our tailored interventions focus on enhancing social communication skills, expressive language development, and receptive language comprehension to promote meaningful connections.
Speech and Language Delays and Disorders
We understand that every child's communication journey is unique. Our comprehensive assessment and therapy approach addresses a range of speech and language delays and disorders, ensuring each child receives targeted support to reach their full potential. Evidence-based services are provided for:
Is your child having trouble pronouncing certain sounds or words? Articulation delays can impact how clearly your child communicates. Our skilled speech-language pathologists specialize in identifying and addressing these challenges. Through engaging therapies and personalized interventions, we help children develop precise speech sounds and achieve confident communication.
Phonological disorders can affect a child's ability to understand and use the rules that govern speech sounds in their language. If your child is struggling with patterns of sound errors, we're here to help. Our expert team employs research-backed strategies to assist children in mastering the intricate sound systems of language. With tailored therapy plans, we guide them towards improved phonological awareness and effective communication.
Childhood Apraxia of Speech
Apraxia of speech can affect a child's ability to plan and execute speech movements. Our specialized therapy programs are designed to enhance motor planning and coordination, fostering clear and intelligible speech.
Empowering children to communicate effectively is our passion. Contact us today to learn more about how our pediatric communication services can make a positive impact on your child's life.
Receptive and Expressive Language Delays
Is your child having difficulty understanding or expressing themselves through language? Receptive language involves comprehending spoken or written words, while expressive language relates to conveying thoughts and ideas. Our dedicated professionals are experienced in working with children who face these challenges. We offer individualized therapies to enhance your child's language processing skills and support their ability to effectively communicate thoughts, feelings, and experiences.
Stuttering can impact a child's fluency and confidence in communication. Through evidence-based techniques and personalized therapy, we work collaboratively with children and their families to develop effective strategies for fluent speech.
Empowering Authentic Communication Across Diverse Journeys
At True to You Speech and Voice Services, we are dedicated to helping individuals of all ages find their authentic voice and overcome communication challenges. Our mission is to empower and support children and adults with a wide range of communication delays and disorders, enabling them to connect, express, and thrive.
For children, we specialize in addressing speech and language delays and disorders, including expressive and receptive language delays, autism spectrum disorder, articulation challenges, phonological disorders, apraxia of speech, and fluency disorders, also known as "stuttering". Our personalized approach fosters growth, confidence, and effective communication skills in children, setting them on a path to lifelong success.
For adults, our services encompass a comprehensive spectrum of needs, from treating aphasia and dyspraxia to addressing the effects of traumatic brain injury. We also offer expert assistance in managing stuttering, autism, and accent modification, recognizing that each individual's journey is unique. In addition, gender-affirming voice training services are offered for transgender and gender nonconforming individuals seeking to find a comfortable, authentic voice that aligns with their gender.
At True to You, we believe that communication is a fundamental human right, and our compassionate team of experienced professionals is committed to tailoring strategies that meet the specific needs and goals of each individual. By creating a nurturing and inclusive environment, we inspire individuals to embrace their true selves and confidently engage with the world.
Join us on this journey towards unlocking potential, fostering connection, and celebrating the power of every voice. At True to You Speech and Voice Services, your communication success is our shared achievement.
Unlocking the Power of
Communication for Your Child
As parents, one of the most remarkable journeys we embark on is watching our children grow and develop. Language and communication play a pivotal role in this journey, and being aware of speech and language milestones is crucial.
1. Early Intervention Matters: Recognizing speech and language delays early can lead to more effective interventions. The earlier you identify a potential issue, the sooner you can provide the support your child needs.
2. Building Strong Foundations: Language skills are the foundation for success in school and later in life. A solid language base empowers children to express themselves, understand others, and excel academically.
3. Connecting with Others: Effective communication is the key to building relationships and connecting with the world around us. Encouraging language development opens doors to deeper connections with family, peers, and teachers.
4. Boosting Confidence: When children can express themselves clearly and understand others, their confidence soars. They become more self-assured and willing to engage in various activities.
Here are some speech and language milestones to keep in mind:
👶 0-12 Months:
- Babbling and cooing.
- Responding to familiar voices.
- Making eye contact.
👦 1-2 Years:
- Saying single words.
- Using gestures (pointing, waving).
- Understanding simple commands.
🧒 2-3 Years:
- Forming short sentences.
- Naming common objects.
- Asking simple questions (e.g., "Why?").
👧 3-4 Years:
- Speaking in longer sentences.
- Using pronouns correctly.
- Telling simple stories.
🧑🎓 4-5 Years:
- Speaking clearly and fluently.
- Telling detailed stories.
- Following complex instructions.
Remember: Every child is unique and develops at their own pace. However, if you have concerns about your child's speech and language development, don't hesitate to seek guidance from a speech-language pathologist or your child's pediatrician. Early intervention can make a world of difference.
Let's empower our children with the gift of effective communication! 🌟
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🤩 **Fun and Interactive:** Learning should be enjoyable! Engage in dynamic activities and exercises that make developing your voice an exciting adventure. Connect with peers, share stories, and build lasting friendships.
🗓️ **8 Weeks to Transformation:** In just two months, you'll witness remarkable progress in your voice journey. Gain the skills and confidence you need to thrive in your daily life.
🤝 Supportive Community: Connect with a network of transgender women who are on a similar path.
📅 Flexible Schedule: We offer convenient time slots to fit your busy life.
🔒 Confidentiality: Your privacy is our top priority.
Ready to take the next step in your journey towards self-discovery and voice empowerment? Join our transformative 8-week program today!
📞 **Contact us now for a free consultation and to reserve your spot and unlock your voice's true potential. Your authentic self is waiting to be heard.
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