Associate Degree In Speech Therapy in Lahore

This program lies under the ‘communication sciences and disorders’ discipline, which also includes the closely aligned-study of audiology. This degree will cover communication disorders due to neurological disorders, hearing impairment, language learning disabilities, development delay, and swallowing difficulties. A speech-language therapy assistant is certified support professional. Speech therapy assistants work under the supervision of a licensed speech-language pathologist.

This degree will give you the relevant knowledge to:

  • Identify
  • Assess
  • Evaluate
  • Manage
  • Treat
  • And Educate On How To Prevent Language, Speech, Voice, Fluency, Cognitive, And Other Communication Disorders And Swallowing Problems

The core focus will be on:

  • Delivering Therapy Services To Children And Adults
  • Taking And Tracking Data Of Patients
  • Various Other Roles And Responsibilities Within The Scope Of Practice

Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate the knowledge required of an entry-level speech therapy assistant
  • Demonstrate the roles, responsibilities, and legal, ethical, interpersonal behaviors expected of the entry-level speech therapist assistant by the institution of employment, profession, and society
  • Perform duties of the speech therapy assistant in inpatient care delivery under the supervision of a qualified Speech and Language Pathologist.
  • Perform selected speech therapy interventions, under the direction and supervision of a trained Speech and Language Pathologist, to patients across their lifespan in a safe manner.
  • Perform data collection safely, competently, and under supervision. Perform education of patients and caregivers that is intelligible, comprehensive, and accurate.
  • Perform documentation of a patient treatment session.
  • Determine the clinical application of reviewed literature relating to the field of speech therapy.

Career Options:

  • Early Intervention Settings
  • Schools And Pre-schools
  • Hospitals
  • Private Clinics
  • Rehabilitation Centers

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