Speech Therapy Program
The Speech Department at Gateway School is dedicated to the development of each student’s functional and social language skills within a supportive yet challenging environment. Our certified speech-language pathologists provide services in a variety of settings including individual, group, integrated and off-site experiences. A total communication approach is employed with an emphasis upon generalization into academic, daily living and social situations.
- Augmentative/Alternative Communication (AAC) training including: Picture communication symbols/picture exchange communication systems (PECS), Speech Generating Devices, verbalizations & manual signs
- Oral Motor Interventions
- Social Groups
- School Store with an emphasis upon functional communication skills
- Community- based instruction