You are here

Speech therapist

Many believe that the speech therapist corrects only the defects of the pronunciation of the sounds. In fact, such correction is only the tip of the ice-berg. Speech therapists deal with all speech impairments: lack of speech, general speech underdevelopment, speech abnormalities due to organic lesions of the cerebral cortex,

Read more
Send an application
Potapenko Tatyana Nikolaevna

Speech therapy is not a profession, it is a way of life. This means a lot of work and plenty of joyful victories.
Speech occupies a central place in the process of the child's mental development and is internally associated with the development of his thinking and awareness in general.

Logopedic work is a complex dynamic process that provides for a comprehensive work in certain areas:

1. Examination and diagnostics of a child's speech.
2. Correction work:
• clarification and development of the lexical side of speech;
• the formation of grammatical skills and abilities;
• development of phonemic processes;
• the formation of correct pronunciation of sounds and their introduction into a coherent speech;
• development of small and general motor skills;
• development of speech breathing (if necessary).
3. Conducting informative activities among the teachers and parents.

Forms of work:
• individual logopedic classes;
• the front-end speech therapy sessions

Logopedic work is based on the following principles:

1. Personal orientation - orientation towards the child, their psycho-emotional characteristics.
2. Emotional support - creating an emotionally comfortable environment in a class.
3. Interaction with the parents and educators.
4. The game context of the classes - the formation of positive motivation for learning.

The effectiveness of corrective exercises depends very much on meeting the following conditions:
- systematic conduct;
- distribution of tasks in order of increasing complexity;
- submission of the exercises to the chosen goal;
- alternation and variation of exercises;
- teaching of being attentive to one’s language.

Development and support

We will call you back

Send an application for additional classes

Enroll in school