American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

ASHA Thesaurus


The ASHA Thesaurus is a controlled vocabulary used to organize information in the fields of audiology and speech-language pathology.

Terms marked "(node label only)" are for classification only and should not be used for indexing. Non-preferred terms are in italics.



Treatment
Treatment
Acoustic modification use Noise control
Audiologic rehabilitation
.. Amplification
.. Aural rehabilitation
.. Communication strategies
.. Hearing aid orientation
.. Speechreading
Auditory integration training
.. Berard method
.. Clark method
.. Tomatis method
Augmentative and alternative communication treatment (node label only)
.. Communication mode selection
.. Direct selection training
.. Gestural communication training
.. Positioning (AAC treatment)
.. Scanning training
... Auditory scanning
... Electronic scanning
... Visual scanning
.. Symbol discrimination training
.. Vocabulary arrangement
.. Vocabulary selection
Balance treatment (node label only)
.. Repositioning maneuvers
Behavioral training
Cognitive-communication treatment (node label only)
.. Behavioral treatment
.. Visual motor treatment
Efficacy
Environmental adaptation
Exercises
Feedback
.. Auditory feedback
.. Biofeedback
.. Tactile cues
Hearing conservation
.. Classroom acoustics
.. Hearing protection
.. Noise control
Intervention
.. Assistive technology
... Hearing assistive technology (node label only)
.... Alerting systems
.... Captioning
.... Cochlear implants
.... Dispensing
.... Earmolds
.... Hearing aids
..... Acoustic feedback
..... Directional microphones
.... Implantable hearing aids
..... Osseointegrated auditory devices
.... Telephone (assistive technology)
..... Telecoil
..... Telephone relay systems
..... TTY/TDD
.... Television (assistive technology)
..... Closed captioning
..... FM systems
...... Classroom FM systems
...... FM transmitter with loop
...... Personal FM system
..... Induction loop systems
..... Infrared systems
.. Early intervention
... Communication options
.. Response to intervention
Language treatment (node label only)
.. Expressive language treatment (node label only)
... Vocabulary expansion
.. Facilitated communication
.. Functional communication training
Patient / family education
.. Funding sources
Prosthetic devices
.. Artificial larynx
.. Oral prosthetic device
.. Speaking valves
.. Talking tracheostomy tube
Service delivery models
.. Classroom consultation
.. Group treatment
.. Inclusion
.. Individual treatment
.. Pullout
Speech improvement
.. Accent modification
.. Standard English instruction
Speech treatment (node label only)
.. Oral motor treatment
Swallowing treatment (node label only)
.. Diet modification
.. Maneuvers
... Mendelssohn maneuver
... Supersupraglottic swallow
... Supraglottic swallow
... Tactile thermal stimulation
.. Positioning (Swallowing)
.. Tube feeding
Treatment procedures
.. Electrical stimulation
Voice treatment (node label only)
.. Alaryngeal speech treatment
... Esophageal speech
... Tracheoesophageal puncture


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