Ms. Jagrati Junval is a Speech Therapist in LIG Colony, Indore and has an experience of 4 years in this field. Ms. Jagrati Junval practices at CHL Hospital in LIG Colony, Indore. She completed BASLP from Sri Aurobindo Institute of Medical Sciences, Indore in 2015.
Q: What does a speech therapist do?
A: Speech therapists or Speech Language Pathologists (SLPs) work to diagnose, prevent, and assess problems related to language, speech, social communication and swallowing disorders in children and adults.
Q: When do I need to see a speech therapist?
A: You will need to take your child to a speech therapist when: 1. Your child is having difficulty uttering certain words. 2. You child has weak muscles around the mouth. 3. Your child has as a breathing disorder. 4. Your child has a swallowing disorder. 5. Your child's vocals are hoarse, slurred, non-fluent. 6. Your child has hearing difficulty.
Q: Cana speech therapist help in hearing loss?
A: A speech therapist with training on how to be an audiologist can treat hearing loss. This is because often children with difficult in speech have accompanying hearing loss and vice versa.
Q: Can a speech therapist help to manage autistic children?
A: Yes. A speech therapist can help manage autistic children as he/she works to improve the child's verbal, non-verbal, and social communication.
Q: How can a speech therapist help in language disorder?
A: A speech therapist has specific treatment procedures for all speech and hearing related impairments. For instance, for a child with language disorder, a speech therapist will: 1. Help with any articulation problems the child is facing. 2. Help with fluency problems such as stuttering. 3. Help with problems such as voice quality, pitch, and volume.