AAC Assessment: Things to Consider!
When evaluating or assessing an individual who can be a possible candidate for an augmentative and alternative communication device (AAC), there are a variety of aspects to consider and assess...
Stuttering Modification Technique
What is the Stuttering Modification Technique? The stuttering modification approach was developed in the 1930’s by Van Riper. This approach is a fairly intensive 4 phase system used to manage..
Ear Infections and Speech/Language Development
Otitis media is a generic term used to indicate an inflammatory process in the middle ear cavity, also known as an “ear infection.” Specifically, the most prevalent ear infection in..
“El Deafo” By Cece Bell
“El Deafo” written by Cece Bell is a comic novel that follows the chronicles of a young girl making it through life and school with a hearing loss. This story..
Working with Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students
ASHA believes that speech language pathologists make important contributions to ensure that all students receive quality and culturally competent services. In addition, speech therapists have the training to be able to distinguish speech..