Speech Language Services

Full-Time In-Person Instruction Begins Monday, April 12 (Five Days Per Week)

Speech Language Services

Who Are Speech Language Pathologists?

Speech Language Pathologists (SLP) are experts in communication. They work with students who have speech, language, thinking, and swallowing impairments to successfully communicate and succeed in their academic environment. 
Source: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

Speech Language Pathologists

 
Speech Language Pathologists work with students regarding: 
 
Speech Sounds
  • Articulation, Phonological Disorders, Apraxia of Speech, Dysarthria
  • how we say sounds and put sounds together in words 
Language
  • Aphasia
  • how well we understand what we hear or read and how we use words to tell others what we are thinking  
Literacy
  • how well we read, spell, and write 
Social Communication
  • Pragmatics 
  • how well we follow rules, such as taking turns, how to talk to different people, and how close to stand to someone when talking 
Voice
  • how our voices sound (hoarse, quiet, loud, nasal, mute)  
Fluency
  • Stuttering, Repeating, Pausing, Use of "um" or "uh" 
  • how well speech flows 
 
 

CGUHS Contact

Holly Adams
Adams, Holly
Speech Language Pathologist
Office: 520-836-8500 x 3800
Jim Ludlow
Ludlow, Jim
Speech Language Pathologist
Office: 520-836-8500 x 3702

VGHS Contact

Darci Torres
Torres, Darci
Speech Language Pathology Assistant
Office: 520-836-8500 x 3502
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Casa Grande Union High School District #82 prohibits discrimination in employment and educational programs based on race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, military status, genetic test information, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information regarding these laws may be forwarded to the designated compliance coordinator(s), Mary Ann Amerson, Human Resources Director at 520 316-3360 ext. 1104 or [email protected]

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