Speech/Language Pathologist Per Diem - Acute Therapies
The Speech/Language Pathologist Per Diem examines, tests, diagnoses, and administers remedial treatments for patients with speech and hearing disorders. Evaluates patients regarding the application of a wide variety of therapeutic techniques for rehabilitation of speech, language, hearing, and oral motor disorders. Records speech samples and conducts phonetic analyses of speech ability. Documents test results and recommends remedial treatment. Performs evaluations with special attention to receptive and expressive language skills, speech fluency, vocal and oral motor competence, articulation and auditory skills. Confers with associates and institutes treatment utilizing corrective exercises and special equipment. Maintains active and communication with the patient regarding progress.
EDUCATION: Master's degree;
LICENSURE & CERTIFICATION: Certification by American Speech and Language Hearing Association.