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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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Actor Samuel L Jackson was urged to join a drama group by his speech therapist to get rid of his stammer.
The 38-year-old instructor is accused of harassing the special needs speech therapist, 28, on February 12 last year during a therapy session of a girl at a Qusais primary school.
A panel was told the speech therapist, who did not turn up for the hearing, persisted in wearing rings, dangly earrings and other jewellery when assessing babies and children despite being warned not to.
If the resident has swallowing difficulties, then evaluation by a speech therapist is critical.
There's a very funny story in the new book about your grade school speech therapist, who spent a year trying to correct your sibilant s.
His wife, a speech therapist, brought in another $1,700 and they felt comfortable that the economy was on track.
The speech therapist, who told me she had not gone into speech pathology to work with "kids like Sheila" presented another problem.
Often, people adapt, but when speech problems are interfering with everyday communication, it's time for an evaluation with a speech therapist," which, she explained, is more formally known as a speech/language pathologist (SLP).
This is probably when people will find the app most useful," says Barbro Magnusson, authorised speech therapist at Bam SPRKTEKNIK, Lund.
Cathy Alexander, a speech therapist at Stafford; Pat Pondell, a physical therapist at Stafford; Valerie Grush, an occupational therapist at Katy; Asia Mitchell, a speech therapist assistant with Home Health; and Carrie Auxier, a speech therapist at Spring will all be joining the team at Alajuela, Costa Rica.
Najah Al Abdulsalam, a speech therapist who was trained in the USA and Jordan, opened the Icommunicate Speech-Language Pathology clinic, fulfilling her long-time dream of having her own clinic.