Speech-Language Pathologist
Taxonomy Code 235Z00000X

Classification: Speech-Language Pathologist

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Description

The speech-language pathologist is the professional who engages in clinical services, prevention, advocacy, education, administration, and research in the areas of communication and swallowing across the life span from infancy through geriatrics. Speech-language pathologists address typical and atypical impairments and disorders related to communication and swallowing in the areas of speech sound production, resonance, voice, fluency, language (comprehension and expression), cognition, and feeding and swallowing.

Notes

"Scope of Practice in Speech-Language Pathology", American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2013.

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Speech-Language Pathologists Ratio per 10,000 Population by State

Data based on 2014 Census Population Estimates. Provider information last updated 10/19/2017


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The NPI Database was last updated on 10/19/2017 with 5,376,918 records.

Speech-Language Pathologists per State with Population Ratio