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Updating the Scope of Practice for Speech-Language Pathology Assistants

The draft document Updating the Scope of Practice for Speech-Language Pathology Assistants [PDF], prepared by the Ad Hoc Committee to Update the Scope of Practice for Speech-Language Pathology Assistants, is now available for peer review. The committee members are Jerrold Jackson (chair), Tyler T. Christopulos, Nicole Wilson-Friend, Erin Judd, Ashley Northam, Katie Orzechowski, Jennifer Schultz, Nancy Thul, Linda Rosa-Lugo, Vice President for Speech-Language Pathology Practice (board liaison) and Lemmietta McNeilly (ex officio). 

The purpose of this document is to update the Scope of Practice for Speech-Language Pathology Assistants by analyzing current practice standards and certification requirements, for approval by the ASHA Board of Directors.

Please review the portions in red in the draft document [PDF] and then fill out this online form to submit your feedback. The comment period closes on October 29, 2021.

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