Nora Foshager

Tender Touch Therapy, LLC

Credentials: M.S., CCC-SLP
Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 7:00am-6:00pm
Treatment locations: Office/Clinic|Home|Daycare|Other
5219 88th Ave.
Kenosha, Wisconsin 53144
Phone: (262) 653-0850

Overall Treatment Approach:
   Use existing phonemic repertoire and word/syllable shapes to expand variety of functional word approximations to increase functionally intelligible expressive communication Work to be able to produce sounds currently in phonemic repertoire, in new word/syllable shapes Work to expand phonemic repertoire (based on stimulability) to include new sounds and apply them to word shapes/syllables child currently produces Practice successive approximations toward functional nouns, verbs/functions, manding words, and high-interest/frequently needed words Use these vocabulary words to facilitate ongoing expressive and pragmatic language development via 2-word combinations in naturally existing play and/or social opportunities, working toward longer utterances with correct morphosyntax Work toward spontaneity and true word productions via fading of supports Assess for and implement AAC type/level appropriate to child and family needs

Percent of CAS cases: 34

Parent Involvement:
   Contribute to development of word lists; Present during treatment sessions as able for direct teaching/training and return demonstration, and ongoing indirect learning through observation of treatment; Daily carryover of home programming individualized to the child and updated as skills and functional performance changes

Community Involvement:
   I have promoted CAS events, literature, and articles through my employer's media outlets, as well as through my personal social media.

Professional consultation/collaboration: Yes

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Insurance Accepted: Yes