Speech, Language and Learning Center

A Caring Commitment to Patients and Families

Our therapeutic space is inviting and family-friendly – perfect for adults and children. Our highly qualified and committed therapists provide comprehensive care to all ages, from infancy to adult. Our speech-language pathology staff provides clinical assessment and treatment of articulation, voice, fluency, language, feeding and swallowing disorders. Our specialists utilize a variety of the latest therapeutic techniques, along with state-of-the-art instrumentation.

We offer a complete range of services including:


  • Speech-language evaluations
  • Clinical swallowing evaluations
  • Infant feeding assessments
  • Voice evaluations using state-of-the-art instrumentation (Visi-pitch; Nasometry)
  • Speech articulation screenings


  • Individual Speech-Language Therapy
  • Pragmatic Language Groups
  • Oral Motor/Myofunctional Therapy
  • Dysphagia Therapy
  • Behavioral Feeding Therapy
  • Auditory Training (Auditory Processing Disorders)

We have speech-language pathologists specially trained in the following areas:

  • Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT)
  • PROMPT Therapy
  • Vital Stim for Dysphagia
  • Auditory Verbal Therapy (AVT- Hearing Impaired/Cochlear Implant patients)
  • Lidcombe Program for Stuttering

Our Speech-Language Pathology staff provides assessment and intervention for children and adults with communication and swallowing difficulties related to many conditions including:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/PDD
  • Apraxia
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Central Auditory Processing Disorder
  • Cochlear Implants/Hearing Impairment
  • CVA (Stroke)
  • Cleft Lip/Palate
  • Delayed Speech-Language Development
  • Down Syndrome
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Progressive Neurological Disease (i.e., Parkinson’s, Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Stuttering
  • TBI(Traumatic Brain Injury)
  • Vocal Cord Nodules/Polyps/Paralyzed Vocal Cords

The Center is located at The Barnabas Health Outpatient Speech, Language and Learning Center is located at the Atkins Kent Building, directly across the street from Saint Barnabas Medical Center at 101 Old Short Hills Road, Suite 201, West Orange, NJ 07052.

For more information or to make an appointment or referral to our program, please contact us at 973.322.6333.

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