The following information includes speech-language pathology and audiology support personnel requirements in educational and other practice settings. The information is reviewed on an annual basis. Please be advised that regulations and policy may change at any time, so always check with your state for the most up-to-date information.
Support personnel are not licensed in Connecticut schools. Guidelines are provided for speech-language pathology aides and assistants in school settings.
An audiology assistant must work under the direct, on-site supervision of a licensed audiologist. An audiologist supervising an audiology assistant must assume responsibility for all services provided by the assistant.
For further information on laws and regulations for speech-language pathology and audiology support personnel in educational and other practice settings, please visit these websites:
Connecticut General Statutes for Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists
To see where your state stands on support personnel licensure trends, please view the trends charts which are updated annually:
Questions regarding this information? Call ASHA at 800-498-2071 and ask for the State Advocacy Team.