Tania Riske, MS/CCC-SLP, is a Speech-Language Pathologist at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, WI. She treats acute care hospital inpatients as well as outpatients, with focus on development and implementation of functional goals to improve patient and caregiver quality of life. Her therapy approach and values are based on the principles of the Life Participation Approach to Aphasia, with attention to revealing competence and increasing social participation. She greatly appreciates the shared experiences and collaboration with patients and their families, and the opportunity to be a part of the care and support network.
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