What is Speech Therapy?

Our Pediatric Speech Therapists strive to help children improve their communication for daily success at school and home. We support the following speech areas:

  • Social Communication Skills - Eye contact and rules of conversation

  • Receptive Language Skills - Understanding and following directions

  • Auditory Processing – Decoding auditory messages and direction

  • Articulation - Sound Production

  • Apraxia - Motor Sounds Production

  • Expressive Language Skills - Putting words together, naming objects, talking about events

  • Voice-Quality, Volume, Pitch

  • Fluency/ Stuttering – speed and pattern of utterances 

  • Augmentative and Assistive Communication - sign language, communication boards, electronic systems

  • Oral Motor Skills – movement for producing clear speech sounds

  • Feeding Skills- eating and swallowing safely for child growth

Our Speech Therapy Team

Cheryl Schabes, MA, CCC-SLP/ Therapy Director

Bella Puchaev, MA, CCC/SLP  

Goldie (Dina) Gross, MS, CCC/SLP 

Sue Herzog, MS, CCC/SLP

Devorah Eisenberg, MS, CCC/SLP

Hadassah (Reena) Brodie, MS, CCC/SLP

Mashie (Michelle Schilit) Abramson, MS, CCC/SLP

Yehudis Klein, MS, CCC/SLP

Yittie Rhine, MS, CCC/SLP

Malka Rosinsky, MS, CCC/SLP

Shira Malitzky, MA, CCC/SLP

Gabi Berlin, MS, CCC/SLP