ERIC Number: EJ621404
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Current Policies and New Directions for Speech-Language Pathology Assistants.
Paul-Brown, Diane; Goldberg, Lynette R.
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, v32 n1 p4-17 Jan 2001
A review of current American Speech-Language-Hearing Association policies for the appropriate use and supervision of speech-language pathology assistants focuses on the importance of preserving the role of fully qualified speech-language pathologists. Seven issues are identified including registering assistants and approving training programs and discrepancies between state requirements and ASHA policies. Establishment of a National Leadership Council is proposed. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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