The Vocal Point

The Vocal Point

Where Every Voice
Finds Strength

About us

At The Vocal Point, we are dedicated to enhancing lives through expert speech and swallow therapy, right in the comfort of your home in the greater New York City area. Under the guidance of Linelly Nieves, M.S., CCC-SLP.

Our specialty

We specialize in comprehensive therapies for both adults and children, tailoring our approach to each individual's unique needs.

Dysphagia Therapy (Swallowing Disorders):

Our focus extends to dysphagia, addressing swallowing disorders with advanced therapies designed to improve swallowing function and safety during meals.

Custom exercises to strengthen swallowing muscles and improve coordination.

Personalized meal plans and texture adjustments to ensure safe swallowing.

Techniques to prevent food or liquid from entering the airway, reducing the risk of aspiration pneumonia.

Cognitive and Language Disorders Therapy (Following TBI or Stroke)

We provide compassionate support and therapy for individuals facing cognitive and language challenges post-Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) or stroke. Linelly’s expertise ensures a personalized approach to each case.

Exercises to improve memory, attention, and problem-solving skills.

Speech exercises and language drills for language restoration.

Support in relearning everyday tasks for independent living.

Our Clients Believe In Us

HERE IS WHAT
THEY ARE SAYING

Aphasia Therapy:

Unlock the power of communication with our tailored aphasia therapy. Linelly works closely with adults, helping them regain their speech abilities and confidence.

Targeted exercises to enhance speech fluency and language comprehension.

Techniques to improve communication, including visual aids and gestures.

Assistance to rebuild reading and writing skills for daily activities.

Family Training:

We recognize the importance of family involvement in therapy. Through our family training sessions, we empower loved ones with the knowledge and skills to support the journey to recovery effectively.

Informative sessions on the specific condition, therapy techniques, and ways family members can assist in therapy.

Hands-on training for family members to practice therapy exercises at home.

Providing emotional support and coping strategies to family members, ensuring a holistic approach to therapy.

Tracheostomy and Speaking Valves Therapy:

Our expertise extends to tracheostomy care and speaking valve therapy, providing crucial support for patients with respiratory and speech challenges.

Proper cleaning and maintenance of the tracheostomy site to prevent infections.

Teaching patients how to use speaking valves to enable speech while still using a tracheostomy tube.

Techniques to improve respiratory function and support overall lung health.

Are mealtimes a source of stress and worry in your home?

Transform mealtime stress into success.