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speech therapist

Speech pathologist, speech/language therapist A health professional trained to evaluate and treat voice, speech, language, or swallowing disorders–eg, hearing impairment, that affect communication. See Speech pathology.

speech therapist

A speech and language pathologist.
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Since I liked children and felt just as frustrated about the lack of speech therapists as my parents were, (speech therapists work closely with audiologist), it was an easy decision for me to make.
Having in mind this context, it is necessary the attention of professionals that dedicate themselves to rehabilitation, as physiotherapists, speech therapists and occupational therapists so that is provided an increase in the quality of life, as well as the whole development and the social insertion of these subjects.
A prospective, nonexperimental descriptive study design was used to determine agreement between the NBDS and speech therapist dysphagia evaluations.
Jason Donovan |will star as speech therapist Lionel Logue, performed by Geoffrey Rush in the film (inset) |will star as speech therapist Lionel Logue, performed by Geoffrey Rush in the film (inset)
Summary: Muscat: Aimed at raising awareness on the role of physiotherapists, occupational therapists and speech therapists .
Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation team works together as a multidisciplinary team that includes physiatrists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, prosthetists and orthotists, speech therapists, recreational therapists, neuropsychologist, social workers special educators and nurses.
Actor Samuel L Jackson was urged to join a drama group by his speech therapist to get rid of his stammer.
Mr Martin's daughter, Jane Dickinson, said: "The film gives the impression that the Australian speech therapist cured the King of his stammer but two years on that certainly wasn't the case.
A CBTS system does not replace the speech therapist, but it can improve his/her work by guiding the therapeutic intervention, by repetitive tasks automation, and, last but not least, by providing informatics administration opportunities for all the necessary data, results and reports.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Geoffrey Rush has been roped in to play the king's speech therapist Lionel Logue.
The witnesses denied firmly that their colleague could have harassed a compatriot speech therapist when questioned by the judge Hamad Abdel Latif Abdel Jawad at the Criminal Court of First Instance.
A Midland speech therapist has been struck off for incompetence after a catalogue of failures, including a blunder that left a schoolchild unable to eat and drink for the whole day.