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Speech-Language Pathology

An Origami Speech-Language Pathologist working with a client

Communication plays an integral role in all of our lives. At Origami, our speech-language pathologists work to prevent, assess, and treat speech, social communication, cognition, language, and swallowing disorders.

Our speech-language pathologists are specially trained to address a variety of communication, cognition, and swallowing symptoms and help enhance daily skills and independence.

We know connection is an important part of the recovery journey, which is why we offer a variety of group therapies as well as 1:1 services to meet the needs of our clients.

Diagnoses We Specialize In

  •  Aphasia
  •  Apraxia of Speech
  •  Dysarthria
  •  Dysphagia
  •  Head and Neck Cancer
  •  Movement Disorders
  •  Multiple Sclerosis
  •  Neurological deficits stemming from tumor, aneurysm, seizure, etc.
  •  Parkinson’s Disease
  •  Stroke
  •  Traumatic Brain Injury

Focus of Treatment

Including but not limited to…

  • Augmentative and alternative communication
  • Attention
  • Caregiver training and education
  • Cognitive remediation
  • Compensatory strategy training
  • Concussion care
  • Establishing home exercise routines
  • Fluency
  • Increasing independence in home and community environments
  • Increasing social interactions and improving interpersonal relationships
  • Language comprehension
  • Language expression
  • Memory
  • Motor speech production
  • Pragmatics and social communication
  • Problem solving/reasoning/executive functioning
  • Reading and writing
  • Return to productive activities such as school or work
  • Swallowing
  • Voice

Specialty Certifications

  • Certified Brain Injury Specialists
  • Certified LSVT LOUD Provider
  • Certified McNeill Dysphagia Therapy Provider
  • Certified Vital Stim Provider
  • Non-Violent Crisis Prevention Certification
  • SPEAK OUT!® & LOUD CROWD® Provider

Group Therapies

  • Brain Injury Education Group
  • Communication Group
  • Memory Group

Meet Our Experts

The rehabilitation process can be challenging, which is why we have a team of experts who are here to guide you each step of the way on your recovery journey. Meet our certified speech-language pathologists who possess a variety of specialty service trainings:

Providers


Samantha Cox, MA, CCC-SLP, CBIS
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Samantha Cox, MA, CCC-SLP, CBIS

Speech-Language Pathologist


Lindsay Hunt, MA, CCC-SLP, CBIS
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Lindsay Hunt, MA, CCC-SLP, CBIS

Speech-Language Pathologist


Juliane Timmreck, MA, CCC–SLP, CBIS
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Juliane Timmreck, MA, CCC–SLP, CBIS

Speech–Language Pathology Supervisor


April Toivonen-Truax, MA, CCC–SLP, CBIS
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April Toivonen-Truax, MA, CCC–SLP, CBIS

Speech–Language Pathologist


Linda Wells, MA, CCC–SLP, CBIST
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Linda Wells, MA, CCC–SLP, CBIST

Speech–Language Pathologist