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speech therapy

n.
Treatment of speech defects and disorders, especially through use of exercises and audio-visual aids that develop new speech habits.

speech therapist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.speech therapist - a therapist who treats speech defects and disorders
healer, therapist - a person skilled in a particular type of therapy
Translations
terapeuta da fala

speech therapist

nlogopedista m/f, logoterapista m/f
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Summary: New Delhi (India), July 05 (ANI): Hrithik Roshan's latest social media post is dedicated to the most influential people in his life, his "Deda" and his speech therapist whom he referred as his "Super Teachers."
She graduated from Northwestern University and was a Speech Therapist for North Chicago Public Schools, Oak Grove School and eventually Hawthorn School District 73 from which she retired in 1993 after 27 years there as a Speech Therapist and Assistant Principal.
Over the next year or so, with the support of his speech therapist and his publisher's assistant, he was able to painfully compose a poetic and heart-breaking memoir of his life struggle, shared by a communication code using his left eyelid.
Irfan, Orthotist Bushra Gillani and Speech Therapist Sheraz Khan.
In this new perspective, the speech therapist plays an essential role, acting at all care levels, from user acceptance to rehabilitation (7).
He was briefed that Nida Khan will be fully rehabilitated with the assistance of speech therapist within a period of 1 to 2 years.
Edgecumbe Hospital is pleased to welcome Speech Therapist, Suzan Hess, MS, CCC-SLP, and Occupational Therapist, Jamilee Adams, MS, OTR/L, as full-time providers.
King George VI was famous for his stammer, which he managed partially to overcome with the help of Australian speech therapist Lionel Logue.
The purpose of this study was to examine congruence between the Nursing Bedside Dysphagia Screening tool (NBDS) and a speech therapist bedside dysphagia evaluation.
Time to talk with your kids, says speech therapist Samar Chidiac
"At a young age, my younger brother struggled with speech, so as I started to think about the work I wanted to do, I thought back about how much his life was changed by his speech therapist," says Curtis.