ASPS turns 7! Thank you to our clients and colleagues, both past and present, for helping us to achieve this milestone. We are grateful to be a part of this community and hope to continue supporting those with communication needs throughout the Niagara region for many years to come.
Speech-Language Pathologists are trained in the assessment and treatment of literacy skills. Children need to develop phonemic awareness (sound awareness), phonics (letters and sounds), as well as vocabulary and comprehension in order to become skilled readers. Talking is the foundation for reading and writing. Oral language (skills and knowledge needed for listening and speaking) is a fundamental skill needed for all literacy learners. If you cannot say it, you can