Content Relevant to Speech & Language Pathologists

Speech & Language Pathologists: A Professional Description

These experts are trained to evaluate and treat individuals with speech/articulation, language/literacy, voice, fluency (stammering/stuttering), hearing and swallowing problems that affect their ability to communicate.

Below is a list of any content on the Specialists of Schools website that may be relevant to individuals working in this profession.

What role can psychologists/speech therapists/tutors play in a school setting?

Some schools have consulting specialists on staff, or use the services of their local Intermediate Unit. Outside specialists may be invited in as consultants after they have observed or evaluated a child. These professionals should maintain regular communication with teachers while providing therapies or tutorial services to students.