Speech Therapy - Summer Bridge Program
Don’t let your child’s speech skills decline over the summer! Speech Spark can bridge the gap in services over summer break.
SUMMER SPECIAL - $199/program
(Receive 10% discount if Paid in Full at initial session)
Summer Special Includes:
FREE Screen - We will discuss your goals and create your child’s plan.
(available if you have a recent Speech Therapy Progress Report. If a full evaluation is required, there will be an additional $100 fee.)
Up to 6 - 15 minute therapy sessions - Conveniently provided online with your Speech Therapist.
Flexible scheduling! Use your 6 sessions at your convenience between June 17th and August 17th. Online sessions eliminate travel time, making it easy to fit a speech therapy session into your day.
FREE Home Program for daily practice -
Incorporate practice into your daily routine to grow your speech therapy skills.
FREE Progress Update provided at the end of summer.
If requested, your Plan of Care and/or “Progress Update” will be faxed to your child’s doctor.
Speech Sound Development - What's normal?
This picture explains what age your child should have their speech sounds.
Overall, family should be able to understand your child by age 3. Strangers should be able to understand your child by age 4.
Your child should have all their key sounds, including R, L and S before they turn 6.
Not sure? Here's an easy at home screen:
Keep a Log. For 1 week, write down the words you notice that your child says that aren't clear or have the wrong sounds. You may notice patterns or certain sounds that are always missed.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Where is the Speech THERAPY treatment Provided?
Speech therapy treatments for our Summer Bridge Program is provided online at your convenience.
Online therapy is similar to a video conference, Facetime, or Skype. We use a HIPAA-secure provider. We will be able to see and hear each other in real time. Connecting is easy, with the click of a button!
Who is this Summer Bridge Program for?
Your child has been working hard and making great progress all school year. But you’re concerned that they might lose some of those strong speech sounds over the summer. A summer program can help bridge that gap to not only prevent a loss of skills, but to help continue that great progress.
Students are sometimes dismissed from school speech therapy even though they still have some speech sound errors. Summer speech therapy program can help finish up those last challenging sounds.
Did your child not qualify for speech therapy through school but you still have concerns? A few sessions of therapy may be all they need to fine-tune their skills and catch up
Your child is unique. So should be their therapy goals. Your summer speech goals are decided as a team between the parents, the child, and the summer Speech Language Pathologist.
What are the Benefits of online Therapy?
Quality 1:1 service with an experienced Speech Language Pathologist.
Easy Scheduling - No traveling to therapy a clinic; Just click a button and you’re in the virtual therapy room.
Focused therapy sessions get as much therapy
Payment is due at the time of service. To keep our rates low, we do not directly bill insurance. Services often qualify as a healthcare expense for use of Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flex account spending. (Check with your CPA)
Check with your insurance for out-of-network coverage of articulation speech therapy, which is often not covered by insurances. Insurance-friendly receipts (called a superbill) are available.
Articulation Evaluation: $150
Articulation Therapy - includes parent education and home program
$60 - 25 minute treatment session