Specialized outpatient speech therapy to support your journey with neurological disease
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Polaris Speech and Neurological Rehabilitation values prevention and maintenance as much as rehabilitation. The Online Parkinson's Disease Cognitive Wellness Series and Speech and Swallowing Wellness Series provides education and individualized program development to help you strengthen and maintain your skills before you notice any challenges.
Each Wellness Series is a series of live weekly classes where you'll learn about various cognitive, speech and swallowing skills that may be impacted by Parkinson's Disease. You'll also learn how to support your skills now and develop a functional exercise program to maintain those skills for the future.
Next Online Program
We provide outpatient speech, language, cognition, myofunctional and swallowing services in your home, in office or via telehealth for the most functional, effective, and convenient interventions to support you and your loved ones throughout Ohio.
Speech & Language
Improve your speech, expressive and/or receptive language skills through functional, and meaningful rehabilitative tasks.
Enjoy your favorite foods and drinks again with strategies and rehabilitation to ensure safety and reduce worry during meals.
Recover or maintain your thinking skills through personalized, patient-centered interventions to increase independence within your everyday life.
Why choose Polaris Speech?
What makes us different from other outpatient speech therapy practices?
Personalized Care at Home
We help support your needs in the most important and functional place, your home. Either through home therapy or telehealth, we collaborate with you to focus on your goals using an evidence-based life participation model.
Our therapists have extensive experience working with people with Neurological Disease and Myofunctional Disorders. They hold multiple certifications and specialize in adult neurological intervention and orofacial myofunctional therapy throughout the lifespan.
You and your loved ones are at the center of our care. We support your whole network through therapy, education and local resources in order to best facilitate your care and recovery throughout your journey with neurological disease.
We are in-network with Medicare, Anthem Insurance, provide out-of-network services for other insurance plans and offer private pay options.
Join our PPC and SEE hope in PD!
The Polaris Parkinson's Community is a FREE virtual group for Support, Education, and Exercise. Meet like-minded individuals with Parkinson's Disease to share, learn and strengthen our lungs, voices, and minds in this positive environment. Contact Amy at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 330.227.4656 to find out more.
Amy Larocca, MA, CCC-SLP is the owner and lead Speech-Language Pathologist at Polaris Speech & Neurological Rehabilitation. She brings 17 years of clinical and teaching experience to her patients and specializes in treating patients with neurological diseases and orofacial myofunctional disorders. She provides evidence-based, patient and family-centered care. Additionally, she provides consultation and mentorship opportunities for fellow clinicians and speaks professionally for community or professional education.