FAQs

Below are a FAQs that we are asked often. If you do not find your answer below, feel free to contact us here »

What is a speech-language pathologist?

Speech-language pathologists diagnose and treat infants, children, and adults with a variety of speech, language, communication, cognitive, feeding, and swallowing concerns. They work in a variety of settings including the private practice, hospitals, schools, assisted living facilities, home health, and universities.

What are some examples of speech-language disorders Coastal Therapy Partners treats?

-Articulation
-Phonology
-Apraxia
-Fluency (stuttering)
-Voice
-Social language
-Expressive language
-Receptive language
-Literacy

What is an occupational therapist?

Occupational therapists help people across the lifespan participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday functional activities. Occupational therapist interventions include assisting children with disabilities to participate fully in school and social situations, helping people recovering from injury to regain skills, and providing supports for older adults experiencing physical and/or cognitive changes.

What does an occupational therapist treat?

-Fine Motor
-Balance & Coordination
-Strength
-Feeding and Eating
-Self-care Skills
-Perceptual Skills
-Attention
-Sensory Processing
-Handwriting

Where do therapy sessions take place?

Coastal Therapy Partners provides therapy sessions at our clinic locations in Lumberton, Wilmington, Fayetteville and Whiteville, North Carolina. We also provide therapy services in the homes, schools, day cares and various healthcare settings throughout southeastern North Carolina.

How often will therapy occur and how long will it last?

Each client is unique. There are a variety of factors that will contribute to therapy frequency and duration of services. The therapist will recommend a frequency for treatment based on the results of the evaluation and/or therapy goals. Therapy can be provided up to several times per week to monthly consultants for skill maintenance.

Do you accept Insurance?

Yes. We currently accept Tricare, Medicaid, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Medcost.

How do I inquire about receiving Coastal Therapy Partners services?

If you would like to make a referral or a request for a screening, evaluation or therapy, please contact us by phone:

Lumberton: 910-272-9056

Wilmington: 910-679-8385

Fayetteville: 910-568-5674

Whiteville:  910-679-8385

We look forward to partnering with you!