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    Speech and Language Deficiency Medline Plus (2012) says, “Speech disorders refer to several conditions in which a person has problems creating or forming the speech sounds needed to communicate with others. Three common speech disorders are: articulation disorders, disfluency, and voice disorders. Speech disorders are different from language disorder in children, such as: getting their meaning or message across to others, understanding the message coming from others” (Zieve). Also, Medline

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    I choose to interview a Speech Language Pathologist. She works with children in early children intervention. She works with children birth to 3 years old with developmental speech delays and disabilities. She provides home base services that focus on the family goals. She helps identify learning opportunities to provide materials and emotional support, demonstration, information, and resources for the family to help their child learn, and develop to their full potential. She also helps with parents

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    For Speech and Language Pathologists, there exists a myriad of roles and responsibilities to be met, as it is stated by ASHA, they work to prevent, assess, diagnose and treat speech and/or language difficulties. But cognitive communication is also included, as well as swallowing disorders in both children and adults. From the list of Reflection Tool Summary; I have chosen one option from each of the four areas that I found most appealing to me. Though on the Critical Roles section exist various important

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    Speech Language Pathology

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    In a document entitled “Scope of Practice in Speech-Language Pathology”, the professionals at the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA) thoroughly explain the profession of speech language pathology and the extent of practice within speech-language pathology. The article includes the following information: purpose statement of the article, definition of speech-language pathologists and speech-language pathology, objectives of speech-language pathology, and the practice and delivery domains

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    Speech-Language Pathology

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    Speech-Language Pathology has been around since about the 1940's. It is traced back to after World War II when thousands of young servicemen and women returned with noise-induced hearing loss. The United States Government responded by creating hearing rehabilitation programs at the military hospitals where hearing aid procedures were standardized across the country. So what exactly is Speech-Language Pathology? Have there been many Speech Pathology developments over the years, and who are some of

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    Speech Disorders A speech disorder occurs when a person has problems with his or her voice or is unable to produce speech sounds correctly. Difficulties pronouncing sounds, articulation disorders, and stuttering are examples of speech disorders (“Speech and Language Disorders and Diseases”, 2016). Some of the common speech and voice disorders in adulthood include Dysarthria, Apraxia, and voice disturbances. Dysarthria is when a person has an ongoing difficulty expressing certain sounds or words

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    Speech-language pathologists play a significant role in evaluation and intervention with English Language Learners. More and more SLPs are playing a teacher role in the academic environment. The role and responsibility of a speech-language pathologist is essential when identifying the most ethical and appropriate services to meet the individual needs of the student. However, evaluating ELL students can be challenging from a clinical standpoint and typically is complicated by many factors including

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    A Career in Speech and Language Pathology Walking into school, a little boy is scared to talk to his classmates because he stutters . He is not getting good grades because he has trouble understanding information and communicating. His parents want to help him ,but do not know how. That is when speech and language pathologists come to the rescue. Speech and language pathologists help kids, teens, and adults overcome their oral and mental difficulties. They specialize in the field of helping the

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    Search Story I chose this topic because I’m interested in studying speech language pathology or audiology in college and I don’t know much about it, so I wanted to take this opportunity to learn as much as I could about this subject. “Speech Pathologists require significant formal education”. “..Sometimes called speech therapists, assess, diagnose, treat and help to prevent disorders related to speech”. I also chose this topic because my cousin is hard of hearing, which caused her to have learning

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    Speech and language disorders can be acquired from brain injury and external force. According to the mechanistic model of aging, the brain is seen as our hard drive (Rysberg 2016). Information is stored and signals are sent to the rest of the body. Any interference such as a stroke can alter the way a person functions. Speech Language Pathologists often come in when traumatic brain injury is seen in a patient. The brain is separated into two hemispheres; one processes language and reasoning while

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