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Serving children and adults in:

Speech-Language

  • Articulation and Phonological Disorders
  • Apraxia and Dysarthria
  • Receptive and Expressive Language
  • Pragmatic/Social Language
  • Feeding and Swallowing

Cognitive Communication

  • Attention
  • Memory
  • Reasoning
  • Executive functioning
  • Problem solving
  • Strategies to manage activities, such as time/schedules
  • Initiating, organizing and sequencing tasks

Buteyko Breathing Method

The Buteyko Method can improve a number of breathing-related problems including:

  • Respiratory: asthma, rhinitis, hayfever
  • Neurological: Anxiety, stress and panic attacks
  • Childhood development: dental health, craniofacial development and ADHD
  • Sleep disordered breathing: insomnia, snoring, central sleep apnea, obstructive sleep apnea

Michelle also has an interest in helping athletes improve their performance by improve one’s efficiency in breathing.

Parent Consultations

How can you help your child at home? What can make your day a little easier? Do you need a referral or resource? We’re here to help!  A consultation may be a single appointment or as often as desired. A parent consultation is carefully designed to help you and your child get the research-proven supports you need.

Muscle Function / Myo

  • Figure out WHY articulation errors are occuring and significantly reduce time in therapy! Myo is especially helpful for the “s, z, r, l, th, k, g” sounds!
  • Tongue Thrust
  • Tongue and Lip Ties
  • Oral Rest Posture
  • Chewing with Lips Open
  • TMD Pain and Disorders
  • Mouth Breathing

    Learn more about orofacial myofunctional disorders (OMDs) here!

Oral Habit Elimination

Positive reinforcement and support to stop oral habits within 20 days. Great for any age!

  • Thumb or finger sucking
  • Lip biting or licking
  • Biting pencils or other items

Breastfeeding Support

Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) support to troubleshoot and help you reach your breastfeeding goals with empathy and experience. Develop baby’s oral muscles while providing life-long health benefits to mom and baby.

Traveling to you or meeting you online for individualized sessions!

In-Person

We come to your house or meet in the local community! Providing services in a child’s natural environment is not only convenient for you, but a great way to teach new skills in the exact place your child will be using them. Parents are encouraged to be active participants.

School or Daycare

Is your child in preschool or at daycare during the week? We offer onsite services and will send videos and messages home so you don’t miss a thing! When appropriate, we will offer your child’s teachers or care providers tips and tools for ongoing practice.

Telepractice

Online therapy is a convenient and evidence-based service delivery option! Whether you live outside our in-person service area or prefer the convenience of meeting online, telepractice will help you meet your goals!

Call/Text

586.557.3600

Fax: 313.490.2070