What Is a Speech Therapist and when to Consult One for Your Child?
As the month of May comes to a close, so does the month of Better Speech and Hearing. This is the perfect time to blog about the role a speech therapist plays in many children's lives. When you hear speech therapist, you likely think of someone who works in the schools and corrects children's lisps and /r/ sounds. This only represents one of the many skills of a speech therapist. The American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA) states that "speech-language pathologists (