The job of a speech-language pathologist in the schools is not to “cure” speech and language disorders. This White Paper will outline the objectives of speech services in the schools.

White Paper: 3 Objectives of Direct Service by thehellofound

Resources/Additional Reading

  1. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (2000). Guidelines for the roles and responsibilities of the school-based speech-language pathologists [Guidelines], Available fromwww.asha.org/policy.
  2. Boudreau & Costanza-Smith: Working Memory and Language Assessment and Intervention LANGUAGE, SPEECH, AND HEARING SERVICES IN SCHOOLS • Vol. 42 • 152–166 • April 2011
  3. Robert Mullen and Tracy Schooling: The National Outcomes Measurement System for Pediatric Speech-Language & Pathology. LANGUAGE, SPEECH, AND HEARING SERVICES IN SCHOOLS, January 2010, 41: 44-60.