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Speech therapy

A program of:

Speech Therapy

A referral from your health care provider is needed before speech therapy can begin.

To schedule an appointment,
call 507-977-2150.

Speech therapy, also called speech-language pathology, emphasizes the ability to express one's self and to understand others. Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute's speech therapists treat patients of all ages.

Common problems or conditions:

  • aphasia
  • stuttering
  • articulation and language problems
  • swallowing difficulties caused by stroke, head injury, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease
  • voice problems.


Our certified speech therapists offer a wide range of services, including:

  • aural rehabilitation (hearing)
  • cognitive rehab
  • communication assessments
  • feeding and swallowing treatment
  • language production
  • oral motor rehab (muscle functions of the mouth)
  • speech training
  • swallow studies
  • voice treatment.

Source: Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute, Owatonna Hospital
Reviewed by: Linda Hoffman, registered occupational therapist, manager of Owatonna Hospital's Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute
First Published: 08/02/2002
Last Reviewed: 09/01/2009