Most children with hearing loss who receive appropriate services from trained staff are able to progress at age-appropriate language rates.
Speech-Language Therapy - MOSD
Speech-language pathologists provide daily speech and language therapy to all of the children at MOSD. They collaborate with MOSD teachers and audiologists to develop individualized speech and language goals for each child. Therapists also incorporate classroom thematic units into therapy activities. Speech and language evaluations are conducted one to two times per year to document progress and facilitate goal development.
Speech-Language Therapy - Speech and Hearing Center of the Mid-South
Speech-language pathologists from the Memphis Oral School for the Deaf provide the following services* to children in the community:
- Speech and Language Screenings
- Speech and Language Evaluations
- Speech and Language Therapy
- Aural Habilitation
*These services are available to children with or without hearing loss and are provided on site at MOSD.
For more details, please contact (901) 758-2228.
Teletherapy is the online delivery of speech-language therapy via high-resolution, online video conferencing. While in-person speech-language therapy is preferred, MOSD understands geographical location of families and travel challenges may prevent a child from receiving these valuable services.
Teletherapy services are provided by:
- Katie McLeod, M.S., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT
- Patricia Greig, M.A., CCC-SLP
For more details, please contact (901) 758-2228. Teletherapy services must be approved by your insurance carrier prior to beginning teletherapy services.