Speech-Language Therapy in NH offers a variety of settings and specialties, however, with the opening of HorseTalk Hippotherapy in New Hampshire, the field of speech-language pathology has launched itself into unprecedented innovative and progressive territory .
Toby Freeman, M.S., C.C.C.-Sp, is an ASHA certified, licensed speech-language pathologist with specialties in social interactional issues, autism, stuttering, voice disorders and aphasia/dysphasia.
HorseTalk Hippotherapy is a comprehensive intervention program in Salem, N.H. that offers assessment and treatment for a variety of disorders including: Autism, pervasive developmental disorders, aspergers syndrome, social-interactional dysfunction, receptive/expressive language disorders, auditory processing disorders, language learning disabilities, stuttering, stroke, oral motor disorders, voice disorders, cerebral palsy, head trauma, Motor coordination disorders, Metabolic disorders, and Psychological disorders.
HorseTalk's mission is also to increase awareness and educate parents through discussion, dissemination of articles and providing information online through the website www.nhhorsetalk.com.
Ms. Freeman has been in private practice in Bedford, NH since 1985. Currently, she provides services at two offices: a traditional practice in Bedford, and Hippotherapy at Shannon Trails in Salem, NH.
Ms. Freeman's equestrian skills include dressage, showing, a friesian drill team and trail riding her four horses. On June 3rd, 2008, Ms. Freeman completed the certification process as a PATH International clinical riding instructor for therapeutic riding.