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.



Ancillary disciplines
Ancillary disciplines
Arts
Education
.. Bilingual education
.. Deaf education
.. English as a Second Language
.. Regular education
.. Special education
... Accommodations
Ethics (General)
Interpretation
.. Remote interpretation
.. Telephone interpretation
Linguistics
.. Developmental linguistics
... Bilingualism
.... Code switching
.... Interference (bilingualism)
.... Language loss (bilingualism)
.... Sequential bilingualism
.... Silent periods (bilingualism)
.... Simultaneous bilingualism
.. Non-verbal languages
... Gestural communication
.... American sign language
.... Amerind
.... Cued speech
.... Signed English
..... Pidgin sign English
..... Signing exact English 1
..... Signing exact English 2
... Graphic systems
.... Bliss symbols
... Manual communication
... Total communication
.. Sociolinguistics
... Accents
... Dialects
.... African-American English
.... Non-standard dialects
Medical science
.. Alternative medicine
.. Anesthesiology
.. Dentistry
... Prosthodontics
.. Epidemiology
.. Neurology
... Neurotology
.. Nursing
.. Oncology
.. Otolaryngology
.. Pediatrics
.. Pharmacology
.. Psychiatry
.. Surgery
... Neurosurgery
... Oral-maxillofacial surgery
Psychology
.. Educational psychology
.. Neuropsychology
Publishing
Radiology
Rehabilitation
.. Art therapy
.. Community reintegration
.. Dance therapy
.. Music therapy
.. Occupational therapy
.. Physical therapy
.. Recreation therapy
.. Respiratory therapy
Science
.. Life sciences
... Biology
.... Aging
.... Genetics
.. Physical sciences
... Acoustics
.... Noise
..... Personal stereo systems
.... Physiologic acoustics
.... Psychoacoustics
Social sciences
.. Anthropology
.. Demographics
.. Law and litigation
... Legislation
.. Social work
.. Sociology
Technology
.. Computer science and technology
... Apps
... Computer engineering
... Computer programming
.. Engineering


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