News Articles on 'Speech & Language Therapy'
Speech Therapy market insights shared in detailed report
Speech therapy is an intervention service that focuses on improving a child's speech and abilities to understand and express language, including nonverbal language. Some children may have excellent pronunciation skill and may even be early readers ...
Published: 29 Nov 2018
‘Inappropriate referrals’ add to long speech therapy lists
The government has been told that it could reduce the huge number of children waiting for speech and language therapy by getting rid of ‘inappropriate referrals’. Please Subscribe or Log in to continue reading Please Subscribe or Log in to continue reading
Source: The Sunday Business Post
Published: 03 Dec 2018
Living with dementia; Holidays can be enjoyed with attention to details
That doesn’t have to be the case, said Becky Martin, a Blount County certified dementia care specialist and speech language pathologist ... Memory Care TEAMS is part of Speech Pathology Services of East Tennessee, located in Chilhowee Medical Park ...
Published: 11 Dec 2018
Can Anxiety Cause Stuttering? A Look at Speech and Mental Health
Many people see immense improvements in their speech after seeking help from a speech-language pathologist ... A strong therapeutic relationship is the most important factor in therapy’s success. Research also shows specific techniques can help with ...
Published: 30 Nov 2018
Kitchen therapy is the cure
Sandwiched between her career as a speech and language therapist at a local nursing home and her role as mother to 7-month-old Henry, Kelly Manwaring still finds time to cook up dishes that ...
Source: Lewiston Tribune Online
Published: 05 Dec 2018
SBDC client Metro East therapy expands
She is a speech-language pathologist who specializes in dyslexia. Block recently wrote an article for ASHA Leader called “Stand Up for Your Dyslexia Expertise.” Metro East Therapy began in the Lexow Financial Building in Edwardsville. When the ...
Source: The Edwardsville Intelligencer
Published: 04 Dec 2018
3 EIU speech-language pathology grads earn perfect scores
CHARLESTON -- Three Eastern Illinois University graduates formerly enrolled in the university’s Communication Disorders and Sciences program have earned perfect scores on a prominent national exam. Sydney Scamihorn of Bloomington, Melissa DeVlieger of ...
Source: Journal Gazette and Times Courier
Published: 16 Nov 2018
Speech pathologists soon required to take board exam
House Bill 8529, or the “Speech Language Pathology Act”, seeks to “promote the development of a corps of competent, world class and globally competitive speech language pathologists” through the establishment of mechanisms, safeguards, and ...
Source: Sun Star
Published: 26 Nov 2018
IL SBDC at SIUE client Metro East Therapy expands
She is a speech language pathologist who specializes in dyslexia. Block recently wrote an article for ASHA Leader called “Stand Up for Your Dyslexia Expertise.” Metro East Therapy began in the Lexow Financial Building in Edwardsville. When the ...
Published: 04 Dec 2018
Speech Language Pathology Graduate Programs in Massachusetts
There are plenty of colleges and universities in Massachusetts, especially in the Boston area, that offer graduate programs in speech-language pathology. Learn more about these degree programs, most commonly offered at the master's level, and some of their ...
Published: 30 Oct 2018
A master of speech-language pathology
Areej Alasseri, PhD’08, is pioneering the advanced study of speech-language pathology in her native Saudi Arabia. In 2017, she oversaw the launch of a master’s program in speech-language pathology at Dar Al-Hekma University. It the first such program ...
Source: McGill Publications
Published: 28 Sep 2018
Stroke rehabilitation: speech and language therapy
A stroke is one of the most catastrophic experiences an individual can experience. Strokes often cause temporary or permanent paralysis on one side of the body. Balance, memory, speech, cognition and vision may also be affected. One of the most serious ...
Published: 27 Aug 2018
Speech Language Pathology Dual Degree Programs
Coursework and practicum requirements in a Master of Science (MS) and PhD in Speech Language Pathology dual degree program can be completed in as little as 3 years if taken full-time and include research and clinical experiences. Students complete the ...
Published: 04 Sep 2018
Career Pathways in Speech & Language Therapy
As a speech and language therapist, you will work with individuals with various types of communication problems. This includes hearing, speech, language or voice disorders. Speech therapists, often referred to as speech-language pathologists, must have a ...
Published: 19 Jul 2018
Some stroke survivors 'have not received any speech and language therapy'
Some stroke survivors have not received any speech and language therapy in Northern Ireland, a professional body warned. Their communication needs should be assessed within three days of an attack, the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT ...
Source: The Irish News
Published: 22 Feb 2018