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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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On the other hand, Roshan also expressed gratefulness towards his speech therapist, who helped him overcome his stammering problem as a kid.
Compared to the insertion of other health professionals, the insertion and actuation of speech therapists in the Unified Health System (SUS) is something relatively recent, but that has shown significant growth (1-4), mainly favored by the creation of National Health Policies (4).
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)
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.
Melanie Potock is a speech therapist with a private practice in Boulder (dubbed Chatter Bug) with a specialty in eating disorders.
The King's Speech: Revealed Tuesday, Channel Five, 8pm You may have had enough of the Royal Family after Friday's little shindig but the true story behind Oscar-winner The King's Speech, which explored the relationship George VI and speech therapist Lionel Logue, is a fascinating tale.
The recent television programme in which viewers were informed of the work of the speech therapist made no mention of bad language by the King, merely frustration and throwing of cutlery.
The Real King's Speech (9.00pm) An insight into the working relationship between George VI and his speech therapist Lionel Logue, examining their private correspondence and the role played by Queen Elizabeth.
The Real Cowboy King's Speech Builders (9.00pm) An insight into the working relationship between George VI and his speech therapist Lionel Logue, examining their private correspondence and the role played by Queen Elizabeth.
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.
The Outstanding Special Needs Centre award was presented to the Abu Dhabi Rehab and Care Centre for Special Needs while the Outstanding Speech Therapist award was presented to Abdul Rahman Naqawa from the Jeddah Institute for Speech and Hearing in Saudi Arabia.