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Speech Therapy

Advance Communication
79 Red Fox Run
Montgomery, IL 60538
Phone:  (630) 801-9909
FAX:  (630) 801-9929
Teresa Armstrong Ph.D. CCC-SLP
Speech and Feeding Therapy:  Educational Diagnostics, Support and Consultation.
Insurance accepted:  BCBS
Serving Oswego, Montgomery, Aurora, Naperville, Yorkville, Plano, Plainfield


Kids First Words, LLC
11122 Quail Drive
Mokena, IL 60448

We employ numerous therapists that service Will & Cook Counties.

The Achievement Center, Inc
Is a diagnostic and tutorial clinic that services student of all ages in all subject areas during after school hours, evening, Saturday.

Blazing Prairie Stars
Bieth Rd.
Maple Park, Il 60151

By Your Side
Autism Language Center
Contact: Craig Martin or Matthew Croke
16W361 S. Frontage Rd. Ste. 131
Burr Ridge Il, 60527

Chicago Childrens Clinic
1333 N. Kingsbury, Suite 100
Chicago, IL 60642
Chicago, North Shore, Northwest suburbs
Insurance not accepted.

Hope’s Playground Pediatric Therapy, Inc.
311 W Depot
Suite N
Antioch, IL 60002
847 838 8085
Fax: 224 788 8121
We are a pediatric therapy center offering occupational, physical, and speech-language therapy to children with various diagnoses including Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Sensory Processing Disorder, Developmental Delay, Torticollis, Down Syndrome, etc. All of our therapists are experienced in pediatrics and truly desire to make a difference in children’s lives. Fun and happy atmosphere!
Contact: Heather Morningstar

Giant Steps Inc.
Bridget O’Connor
2500 Cabott Drive
Lisle, IL
DuPage County
ISBE approved. Giant Steps Illinois day school offers a one-on-one integrated holistic approach of services.
Ages: 5-22.
Insurance not accepted.
Possible wait list. 

309 New Indian Trail
Aurora, Il 60506
Medicaid Provider: Yes

BDI Playhouse Children’s Therapy
11411 W. 183rd St.
Orland Park, Il 60461

By Your Side
Autism Language Center
Contact: Craig Martin or Matthew Croke
16W361 S. Frontage Rd. Ste. 131
Burr Ridge Il, 60527

Easter Seals Bloomington
2404 E. Empire
Bloomington, Il 61704
Medicaid Provider: Yes

Behavioral Consultant & Speech-Lang Path
3290 Julie Lane
Montgomery, Il 60538

Belle Center of Chicago
1754 West Wilson
Chicago, Il 60640
Medicaid Provider: Yes

Larry Bowman
1225 S. Rand Road
Lake Zurich, Il 60047

Cawn/Krantz& Assoc., LTD.
650 Academy Drive
Northbrook, Il 60062

Center for Speech and Language Disorders
606 N. Michigan
Elmhurst, Il 60126

Chicago Childrens Clinic
1333 N. Kingsbury, Suite 100
Chicago, IL 60642
Chicago, North Shore, Northwest suburbs
Insurance not accepted.

Imagine Pediatric Therapy
606 W. Roosevelt Road
2nd floor
Chicago, IL 60607
312 588 5050
Fax: 312 588 5040
Our highly trained therapists specialize in the treatment of children on the spectrum as well as other special needs children. Our PT’s, OT’s, ST’s and DT’s possess years of experience and training and our facility has spared no expense to provide the best possible equipment and surroundings to provide the most comprehensive care. Owned and operated by a special needs mom, Imagine challenges you to dream, believe, and achieve.
Contact: Dahlia Fahmy

Integrated Pediatric Interventions at JCFS
Joy Faith Knapp Children’s Center
3145 W. Pratt Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60645

Elaine Kersten Children’s Center
255 Revere Dr., Suite 200
Northbrook, IL 60062

“Integrated Pediatric Interventions, a program of Jewish Child & Family Services, offers Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Developmental Therapy, Autism Assessment, Developmental Delays, Social Work, Therapeutic Groups, Sensory Integration, Aquatic Therapy, Feeding Therapy, Auditory Verbal Therapy, Family Education and Support.”

346 Alana Dr.
New Lenox, IL 60451
815 462 0514
Fax: 815 462 3993

Kids Can Do
Children’s Therapy Center

19100 South Crescent Dr. Suite 101
Mokena, IL 60448
708 478 5400
Fax: 708 478 5300
For over 20 years, Kids Can Do, Inc. has provided pediatric speech-language, occupational, and physical therapy for children facing medical and developmental challenges; Kids Can Do, Inc. offers a holistic approach which is family friendly, child directed and interactive in style.

North Shore Speech Therapy IL
Shannon May, M.A. CCC-SLP
423 Central Avenue Suite 202
Northfield, IL 60093

Pathways Center
2591 Compass Road
Glenview, IL 60026
847 729 6220
Fax: 847 729 1116

Phoenix Therapy Services
2145 W. 95th Street
Chicago, IL 60643

Right Turn Program
Riverview Counseling Services
226 State Street
St. Charles, IL 60174
Office: 630-587-3777
Fax: 630-587-3791

Soaring Eagle Academy
Speech and Language Pathologist
P.O. Box 63
Riverside, IL 60546
312 683 5151
Soaring Eagle Academy will provide an educational and social program for children with Autistic Spectrum Disorders and related disorders including Pervasive Developmental Disorder, Aspergers, Regulatory Disorder, or Sensory Processing Disorder. Each childs program will be designed to fit their developmental level, individual differences, sensory profile and interests. Families will be engaged as a partner in educating their child.

Sovereign Pediatric Therapy
1315 Macom Dr. suite 103
Naperville, IL 60564
630 585 7337
Fax: 63 595 7333
Contact: Debra Denniger

Therapy Yoga Gymnastics Rocks

Provides dynamic occupational, speech, and physical therapy for children with special needs and everyday challenges, in fun gymnastics and yoga centers!


2630 West Bradley Place
Chicago, IL 60618

1845 Raymond Drive
Northbrook, IL 60062

2610 Commerce Drive
Libertyville, IL 60048
Phone: 847.414.1057 or 773.991.7316 (Chicago location)

Funtastics Gymnastics Programs
Locations: Glenview, Highland Park, Wheeling, Lake Forest and Gurnee

Please do not contact our facilities for information regarding Funtastic Gymnastic programs as they do not have all the details. Contact us at or call  224-554-9634

Milestones- For Kids’ Success
2901 Finley Rd. Ste. 201
Downers Grove, IL 60515

Kids First Words, LLC
11122 Quail Drive
Mokena, IL 60448



Daytime & after school appointments available



We are pleased to announce that Dana Balzer will be offering Speech Therapy at the Little Friends Center for Autism. She has worked extensively with young children, ages 0 to 3, as well as other ages including teens. Dana worked at Little Friends’ Krejci Academy for several years and we are happy to have her back on our team. Dana has her Master’s in Speech Pathology from Northwestern in Evanston, IL.


Dana will be providing speech on Thursdays, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This is a great opportunity for parents with children under 3 or attending early childhood programs. Cost of Speech Therapy is $115 per hour. Call 630-305-4196 for more information.



We are excited to be able to offer ABA on site this year at the Center. We had such success with our summer ABA program we decided to extend it to the school year. ABA sessions last 2 hours and can be scheduled with Lisa Cisek at: 708-860-2404. The cost for ABA sessions is: $100 per hour.



The Little Friends Center for Autism is pleased to present:

Speech Therapy and Occupational Therapy at the Center

New Occupational Therapy hours, including Speech weekend hours!!!

Current Occupational Therapy Openings: Thursdays at 5:15 & 6:15 p

Current Speech Therapy Openings: Tuesdays at 7 p, Thursdays 9:30 & 10:30 a, 7 p

Current Speech Therapy Openings for Children Ages 10+, Who Are Verbal: Wednesdays & Thursdays after 3:30 p


Our Center specializes in working with individuals on the Autism Spectrum and Developmental Disabilities. We work with a wide range of individuals in regards to age and functioning level. Our therapists focus on helping children and adults better learn to communicate, socialize, cope with sensory issues and improve behavior. Our Center is unique in that we have a bedroom, kitchen and bathroom specially set up to assist our therapists who are working on functional skills which are so important.


We also specialize in working with individuals who need assistance with things like perspective taking and conversation skills.


We have a wonderful team of professionals who are experienced to provide therapy. We offer a variety of hours during the day and after school and our rates are reasonable.


If you are interested in learning more about our therapy program at the Little Friends Center for Autism please contact Dinah at 630-305-4196.

Kids Can Do, Inc. Children’s Therapy Center
19100 South Crescent Dr. Ste 101
Mokena, Il 60448 1.708.478.5400

McCabe Speech and Language Services
1740 Ridge Ave. ll11B
Evanston, Il 60201

Community Link 
1665 N, 4th
P.O. Box 157
Breese, Il 62230

First Step Program, Clinton County Rehabilitation 
P.O. Box 157
Breese, Il 62230

Franklin Williamson Human Services, Inc. 
902 W. Main St.
West Frankfort, Il 62896

Tap Training Center at Southern Illinois University 625 Wham Drive RM 124
Carbondale, Il 62901
SIUC Center for Autism

William M. BeDell Achievement and Resource Center
400 South Main Street, PO Box 349
Wood River, IL  62095
Phone:  (618) 251-2175
FAX:  (618) 251-6294
Services include support groups, speech therapy, physical therapy and occupational therapy.
Insurance accepted:  No

Charleston Transitional Facility (CTF)
521 7th St.
Charleston, Il 61920
Counties Served: Statewide

Skill Sprout, LLC
97 Eastgate Drive, Washington, IL  61571
8500 N. Knoxville Avenue, Peoria, IL  61615
706 Oglesby, Suite 200, Normal, IL  61761
2035 W. Iles, Suite C, Springfield, IL  62704
330 Eisenhower Lane North, Lombard, IL  60148
Phone:  (800) 773-1682
FAX:  (309) 265-0535
Skill Sprout provides ABA therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Mental Health Care including social skills and counseling.  Serving Chicagoland, Central Illinois, Springfield, Champaign.
Insurance accepted:  Most insurances; please call for more information


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