OUR PROGRAMS

 

SPEECH TELETHERAPY

This type of therapy allows for the the application of telecommunications technology for the delivery of speech language pathology and audiology professional services at a distance by linking clinician to client for speech therapy sessions, assessment, intervention, and/or consultation. Services are conducted with interactive audio and video connection (via laptop, computer, Chromebook) in real time to create an in-person experience similar to that achieved in a traditional encounter.​ *ipads are not a supported system.

PARENT HOME PROGRAM GROUP 

 

This group will give parents information regarding language development and provide parents with at home activities to encourage language growth.

 

PHONEMIC AWARENESS GROUP FOR READING READINESS

 

Phonemic awareness refers to a child's ability to distinguish sound differences and manipulate sounds in words.  This skill promotes reading readiness and will help your child become a successful reader.

 

SOCIAL LANGUAGE PLAY GROUP

 

Children will interact with same age peers in play and music activities to encourage social language and play skill development.

 

LANGUAGE ENRICHMENT GROUP

 

For children in early elementary to middle school.  Group will provide vocabulary enriching activities and promote narrative language skills.

 

WRITING HELP FOR JUNIOR/HIGH SCHOOL

 

Students will learn how to identify focus of written report and develop the main idea by providing supporting details. Paragraph development will be addressed.

 

SPANISH/ENGLISH DUAL LANGUAGE PLAY GROUP

 

For preschool to kindergarten age children group will provide language games, songs, rhymes and action to expose children to Spanish/English language and culture.

 

ACCENT REDUCTION

 

For adults who would like to work on developing native proficiency in English accent and intonational patterns.
 

Areas We Serve

KANKAKEE     BOURBONNAIS     MANTENO     DWIGHT     CREST HILL     JOLIET     PLAINFIELD     ROMEOVILLE     BOLINGBROOK     NEW LENOX     FRANKFORT     MOKENA     AURORA     NAPERVILLE         

 Evaluations & Therapy

 

Free Screenings

Full Speech & Language Evaluations

Individual Therapy Sessions

Insurance & Referrals

 

Speech & Language

 

Academic Tutoring

Accent Reduction

Autism

Adult Therapy

Accent Reduction

Aphasia

Articulation

Auditory Processing Disorder

Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS)

 

 

 

Speech & Language (cont'd)

 

Developmental Delays

Reading Readiness

Language Enrichment

Language Disorders

Literacy Instruction

Parent Home Group

Parent Training

Phoenemic Awareness

Phonological Process Disorder

Play-Based Therapy

Research-Based Therapy

Social Language Play Group

Spanish/English Dual Language Play Group Stuttering

Tongue-Tie

Trainings and Seminars

Voice

Writing Help for Junior/High School

Contact Us

 

Executive Center (next to Library)

 E. Court Street, Suite 708

Kankakee, IL 60901

Phone: 1-815-304-5548

office@yakostherapy.com

1640 Willow Circle Drive, Suite 300

Crest Hill, IL 

(815) 630-4549

office@yakostherapy.com

 

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