Kansas Early Intervention Requirements for Practice

The information below is collected from state licensure boards or regulatory agencies responsible for developing requirements for the professions of audiology and/or speech-language pathology to work in the early intervention setting. The information is reviewed on an annual basis. Please be advised that laws, regulations, and policies may change at any time, so always check with your state for the most up-to-date information.

Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology


Master's degree


State licensure is issued by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services, Health Occupations Credentialing.

Additional Requirements

Understanding of the following:

  • Primary Service Provider Approach;
  • DEC Recommended Practices;
  • Agreed Upon Mission and Key Principles for Providing Early Intervention Services in Natural Environments. 

Agency Oversight

Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Infant-Toddler Services


For further information regarding audiologists and speech-language pathologists working in the early intervention setting, please visit these websites:

Questions regarding state advocacy issues? Call ASHA at 800-498-2071 and ask for the State Advocacy Team.

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