• Speech and Language

    Certified speech language pathologists at the SC School for the Deaf and the BlindSCSDB Health - Speech work with students to increase their communication skills which may mean focusing on:
    • articulation
    • fluency
    • voice
    • oral motor
    • auditory training
    • receptive and expressive language skills
    Speech and language therapy may include the use of assistive devices such as cochlear implants or hearing aids. It may also include the use of American Sign Language.
     
    Speech language pathologists work closely with the school audiologist to ensure that students have appropriate hearing devices that allow students to hear and understand classroom lessons, discussions, directions and conversations.
     

    Fees

     

    Parents and families of students do not receive bills for speech and language services at the SC School for the Deaf and the Blind. The school receives reimbursements for medical services through the SC Department of Health and Human Services “Partners for Healthy Children” program for Medicaid-eligible students.
     

    Contact Us

     

    Jane Entrekin, Related Educational Services
    Toll-free: 1-888-447-2732
    Phone: (864) 577-7673
     
    SCSDB Health - Speech