Tag Archive: speech therapy

Focus on family helps stroke survivor and his support system
In the News, Patient Stories
November 28, 2023

When 45-year-old Johnny Renaud had a stroke in September, his family and friends made sure someone was with him at all times. His Madonna care team incorporated this support system directly into his therapy, with caregiver training nearly every single day. Not only did it make them feel more confident assisting with his care needs, it motivated Johnny to push himself further and work harder.

The power of a poet
In the News, Patient Stories
August 02, 2022

Noah Weaver has long expressed the way he feels through poetry and lyrics. But then a car accident changed the 26-year-old’s life in an instant. Noah was involved in a car accident that caused a brain injury and required life-saving care. He woke up unable to walk or talk; not knowing if he would be able to remember his poetry or perform it again.

Speech-language pathologists help patients find their voice
In the News
June 21, 2022

When most people think about the role of a speech-language pathologist, they usually imagine a health care professional helping someone with their speech sounds. However, according to Madonna speech therapist Jett Stenson, that’s just one part of her multi-faceted job. Learn more about the job of an SLP here.