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.



Socioeconomic status
People
Socioeconomic status
Economic level
.. High-income class
.. Low-income class
.. Middle-income class
Employment type or status
.. Blue-collar workers
.. Full time employees
.. Interns
.. Part time employees
.. Private sector employees
... Nonprofit employees
.. Public sector employees
.. Retired people
.. Self-employed
.. Unemployed people
.. Unskilled workers
.. Volunteers
... State Education Advocacy Leaders
.. White-collar workers
Special populations
.. Homeless people
.. Prison population
.. Refugees


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