The Care You Need, Close to Home.
Mount Desert Island Hospital and its affiliates provide speech-language, cognitive-linguistic, and swallowing therapy on an inpatient and outpatient basis with a certified speech language pathologist. This allows members of our community to receive important therapy services close to home.
Speech language pathologists work to help people communicate clearly and effectively. They also help to maximize cognitive skills, determine levels of assistance needed, and educate families and caregivers for the following impairments:
- Expressive/Receptive Language
- Functional Task Performance
- Language Development
- Memory Loss
- Post-Stroke or TIA Rehabilitation
- Problem Solving
- Social Interactions
- Swallowing with videoflouroscopy services also available
To Obtain Services
If you or a loved one has difficulty with any of the skills listed above, speak with your physician today and request a speech therapy referral.