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  1. speech therapynoun

    any therapy intended to correct a disorder of speech


  1. speech therapy

    Speech therapy is a specialized field of health care that focuses on diagnosing, managing, and treating speech, language, cognitive-communication, and swallowing disorders in individuals. Its goal is to improve communication skills and abilities such as speech sound production, understanding and using language, voice, fluency, and oral motor skills. This therapy is provided by trained professionals known as speech therapists or speech-language pathologists. It is often used to help people who have conditions that affect their ability to speak or communicate effectively, including children with speech delays, stroke survivors, or individuals with developmental disorders like autism.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of speech therapy in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

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    The numerical value of speech therapy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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    I used to be a stutterer, i am very involved with the National Stuttering Association and speech therapy, so...

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