Rescue My Speech is a Pediatric Speech Therapy and Occupational Therapy facility in Henderson, NV servicing the greater Las Vegas area. Our therapists serve children birth to 18 years of age with a variety of speech/language, feeding, and occupational concerns. Rescue My Speech is committed to understanding the needs of it’s clients and their families by collaborating to provide the best and most appropriate treatment for each individual child. Our goal is to provide comprehensive evaluations and treatment, as well as, provide education and resources for families.
Here at Rescue My Speech we pride ourselves with first class Pediatric Speech and Occupational Therapy in Henderson, NV. Working closely with you and your child on a one to one basis to provide the highest level of specific individualized speech therapy and/or occupational therapy. With the use of evidence based practice techniques and cutting edge technology we will taylor each treatment program specifically for your child’s needs.
We believe that parents play a vital role in their child’s development and are essential for the success of therapy treatment. Families work closely with our therapists, learning tools and techniques to increase carryover at home. Our therapists are always available for questions and concerns. Never hesitate to contact us.
Our team of therapists are highly qualified. Speech Language Pathologists hold the Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA), licensed to work in the state of Nevada, and have at least a masters Level education (M.S., M.A.), as well as, many hours of continued education. Occupational Therapists have earned a Masters level education and have received an accreditation from the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). They are registered federally (OTR), licensed by the state of Nevada (OTR/L) and have completed several hours of continued education.
Would your child benefit from Speech, Feeding or Occupational Therapy? Click on our link to see if Rescue My Speech is right for you.
A Speech Language Pathologist is a licensed professional that is able to provide speech therapy & feeding treatment for children & adults with a variety of needs including: expressive communication, receptive communication, articulation, auditory processing, AAC (alternative communication), oral motor deficits, social/pragmatic skill cognition, feeding/swallowing, voice, and fluency disorders.
An Occupational Therapist facilitates fine motor skills, cognitive skills, sensory processing deficits, visual-perceptual skills, and behavior difficulties. An OT can assist children with social skills, school performance, playing, and daily living activities giving them increased self-esteem and sense of accomplishment.
Our feeding therapy is performed by a Speech Language Pathologist. Feeding therapy is a speciality that requires extensive additional training by a therapist. Our therapist are specially trained to help infants need with l
This question depends on many factors. We are in network providers for several insurances and are always adding to our list. We also offer cash pay options.
This is our most common questions. Unfortunately, this question is nearly impossible to answer. Each patient is significantly different and respond at different rates to therapy. There are several factors to consider: age, type of treatment, parent carryover, and frequency of treatment.
The earlier the better. Early intervention can make a crucial difference in a child's life. If you have concerns regarding your child's development call us to determine if Rescue My Speech is right for you.
Jayme received a Masters Degree in Communication Disorders from Eastern Washington University. She holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence as a Speech Pathologist from the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association. She has been fortunate to work with children and families in various settings including rehabilitation, public schools, preschools, and private clinics. She has special interest and extensive experience in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), motor planning disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, feeding/swallowing disorders, sensory processing disorders, and social pragmatic difficulties. Jayme has received comprehensive training in speech therapy and holds several certifications in ABA, DIR Floortime, Pediatric Dysphagia, Oral Placement Therapy, Social Pragmatic, and Apraxia Approaches.
Melissa attended Oklahoma State University where she received her Masters in Communication Sciences & Disorders. She holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech and Hearing Association. Melissa is passionate about her career and has worked in a variety of settings including Acute care, Rehab, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Early Intervention, Schools, and Private clinics. Melissa enjoys working with patients of all ages. She has extensive training in dysphagia, neurological dysfunction, pediatric language acquisition, The Floortime model, cognitive rehabilitation, Alternative/ augmentative communication, and feeding/oral motor disorders including dysphagia for pediatrics and adults. Melissa is currently recognized as an Oral Placement Therapist.
Nicole is a graduate of California State University, Long Beach, where she obtained her Bachelors of Arts and Masters of Arts degree in Communicative Disorders. She began practicing in 1996 as a school based Speech Language Pathologist in California. She moved to Las Vegas in 2003, where she has worked for CCSD as a Speech Language Pathologist. Nicole holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech/Language Hearing Association (ASHA). Nicole has experience with receptive/expressive language, fluency, speech articulation, phonology, assistive technology, functional communication, and pragmatic language for individuals age 3-18. Her specialty areas include articulation and functional communication skills with middle and high school age students.
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Rescue My Speech is fortunate enough to host Graduate Level students from all over the country. You can expect to meet Occupational and Speech therapy students completing their Masters Degree while attending therapy at our facility.
Rescue My Speech is always looking for amazing, energetic, and creative therapists. If you are interested in joining our team contact us today!
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