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Updated 11 days ago

SLPA a dying job? - 117 Replies

Hi I currently go to Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa and I am going to graduate in 7 months! I do feel that they are only hiring SLPA's at Private...


Updated 19 days ago

Speech Pathology-General Information - 337 Replies

There are a huge variety of ways to apply a degree in Speech Therapy. You can work in a private practice, public schools, or the medical field. you...


SLP from Hong Kong

I am an SLP from Hong Kong and am planning to study in Australia soon. I would like to ask if I could do part time job in SLP in Australia? I was...


Updated 1 month ago

SLP Work vs Teachnig - 10 Replies

Hi, The SLPs job duties might vary by state, or even school district. Paperwork in the school setting: Assessment reports, writing individualized...

Bec V

Updated 2 months ago

US SLP moving to Australia - 34 Replies

[QUOTE who="AusSpeechie in Reservoir, Australia"]Me again! I think I ran out of characters to keep typing in the previous comment. I have liaised...

ANON in Jersey City, New Jersey

Continue to pursue occupational therapy or switch to speech therapy?

Hi everyone, I was a former occupational therapy student who withdrew from my program due to academic and personal problems. In short, my grades...

bltrrtmom in atlanta, Georgia

career change to SLP

I am currently looking into a possible career change as a speech language pathologist. I have a few questions. Currently i have a AS in respiratory...

spkezee1@earthlink.net in Clarksville, Tennessee

Updated 10 months ago

Too Old For a Career Change to SLP? - 13 Replies

Hi. I am a 51-year old woman who is considering a career change into SLP. Because of the pre-req courses I would need, I am looking at starting the...

CLocke in New Braunfels, Texas

Updated 12 months ago

SLPA positions in Houston , TX - 9 Replies

I recently graduated with my Bachelor's degree in Commuication Disorders (Lamar University in Beaumont, TX) in May 2010. I am having a difficult time...

Kelly in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

Updated 14 months ago

Can anyone walk me through process - 2 Replies

Hello, I have been floundering around with what I want to do for quite awhile now. I am currently 39 years old, and have always gone back to the...

kiveryu1@aol.com in Forest Hills, New York

Updated 15 months ago

starting own business - 3 Replies

I am getting my LLC in NJ and will be an independent contractor for schools. Can anyone help with a contract for the schools?? Not sure what should...

YT in Maple Valley, Washington

Updated 15 months ago

How do you become a Speech and Language Pathologist - 70 Replies

I live in SanAntonio area and I am interested in becoming a Speech and Language Pathologist, I have a B.A. in Sociology and a teaching certification...

Shaun Birch in Austin, Texas

Updated 19 months ago

What's the Going Hourly Pay Rate at CA Private Practice for SLPs? - 1 Reply

I'm having trouble finding what the average hourly pay rate is for a SLP at a private practice in CA, specifically the Bay Area (North, East, South,...

ErinW in Geelong, Australia

Updated 20 months ago

Australian speech pathologist - working overseas? - 1 Reply

Hi there, I am an Australian SP with a years experience after finishing a masters SP degree. I've got a bit of travel wanderlust and have been...

slpinmyfuture in Seymour, Tennessee

Updated 23 months ago

Pros and Cons of using a Recruiting service after Graduation? - 1 Reply

Hello, I was wondering what are some of the pros and cons of using a recruiting service after graduation? Which recruiting services are the best? ...

APost in New York, New York

Updated 24 months ago

Teacher to SLP (bored) - 1 Reply

Hello, I hope someone can offer me advice. I am a teacher who was laid off and I'm currently looking for a job. Because there are always so many...

APost in New York, New York

Updated 24 months ago

how do you start a career as an slp when you don't have a bachelors in communicative disorders? - 4 Replies

Hello, I would like to continue my education and I'm considering a masters in Speech Language Pathology. However, I am unsure where to begin. I...

speechpath70458 in Winter Garden, Florida

Updated 24 months ago

Orlando area SLP salary info??? - 3 Replies

Does anyone have information re salary info for SLPs in the Orlando area? I have ASHA Cs and experience in public schools, home health, and private...

Melanie Curtis in Greenville, North Carolina

Returning to Speech and Language after 13 years??? Recertification?

I received my B.A. from UW-Madison in 1995 and then my M.S. in 1997 in Communicative Disorders - Speech and Language. I completed my CFY and was...

Parkscott926@yahoo.com in San Angelo, Texas

SLPA certification online in Tx

I have a BA in psychology and currently work FT in a call center. I want to go into an SLP program but I don't think I can handle grad school while...

Jenny22 in Hebron, Connecticut

How many years??

Im interested in becoming a Speech Language Pathologist. But id like to know how many years all together does it take to get a Masters? Thank you.

Speech Path in Saint Peters, Missouri

Speech Pathologists in California

Is it necessary to know Spanish to get a job as an SLP in Southern California?

AC in Saint Augustine, Florida

What are future job prospects for SLP? Plus other questions

Many websites say that job prospects are expected to grow for the next 10 or so years, but how accurate is this assessment? I'd like to get the...

Stressedoutsmarts in Clovis, California

Grad School

I am currently an undergrad with a degree in psych and one in Communication disorders. I have a 3.4 GPA. I will be applying to schools next fall and...

Lionness in Jacksonville, Florida

Updated 35 months ago

Job options in this field seem extremely limited...have a degree but it seems useless, HELP! - 3 Replies

I finished grad school and got my master's degree 2 years ago, but have not even started a Clinical Fellowship because I do not like any of the job...

Lionness in Jacksonville, Florida

Updated 35 months ago

Interested in doing something else as an SLP besides therapy. Considering a career change. - 4 Replies

Any suggestions?

Olivia in Toronto, Ontario

Speech Pathologist Jobs in Ontario, Canada

Is it pretty difficult to find a Speech Pathologist job in Ontario? I'm finding it to be pretty challenging to find a position in Ontario, Canada. ...

susiev63 in Wethersfield, Connecticut

Updated 36 months ago

Bilingual Speech Pathology - 1 Reply

Hello everyone! I'm a Spanish major and a psychology minor, and I'm currently taking leveling courses online to go to graduate school for speech...

susiev63 in Wethersfield, Connecticut

Updated 36 months ago

Should I double major in Psych and Communication Sciences and disorders or get a minor? - 2 Replies

I am already a junior and i love psych so i plan on finishing that up but i really like the idea of being a speech pathologist. I am just scared of...

Stephanie in Baltimore, Maryland

Speech Pathologist Assistant looking for job opportunities

I graduated with a B.S. in Speech Pathology and while I'm waiting to be accepted and go through the master's program I wish to work as an assistant. ...


anyone have experience working as a SLP for the NYC DOE?

Hi all I'm about to start grad school in the fall. I know I have a lot of time to decide but I am just wondering if anyone has direct experience...

hello in Austin, Texas

University of Hawaii...a good school? hard to get into?

is the speech pathology masters program at the university of hawaii very hard to get into? also is it a legit school? I also noticed that their...

Rebecca v in Graham, Washington

Updated 39 months ago

Canadian SLP - visa to work in the US - 1 Reply

Any Canadian born and trained SLP's out there who've had success in obtaining the H1-B visa to work in the US? It's looking like a very daunting...

SLPMomma in Raleigh, North Carolina

Best SLP Job for Moms

This is a fabulous forum! I will graduate from my SLP master's program in May. I know I want to be in the medical setting (I am most interested in...

Rebecca V in Spanaway, Washington

Updated 40 months ago

How to work as an SLP in Sydney, Australia - 2 Replies

I am interested in learning any useful information about what it is like to live and work as an SLP in Sydney coming from the United States. Is...

Rebecca V in Spanaway, Washington

Updated 40 months ago

Can a speech pathologist with an American accent help those who speak different languages or have different accents? - 5 Replies

I am moving in two years to the United Arab Emirates. The population is a mix of British, Indians, Arabs, and Filipinos. I was born and raised here...

speechpath70458 in Slidell, Louisiana

SLP jobs/pay in Orlando and surrounding areas

Can anyone comment regarding availability of jobs and salary range for SLPs in the Orlando area? We are considering a move from Louisiana. Thanks

Nyslplover in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 41 months ago

Career Change - 4 Replies

Hello. I am considering a career change. Just a little background: I am 26, graduated in 2006 and I have my Bachelors in Communications. I currently...

rcg0310 in Phoenix, Arizona

SLPA Practicum Hours

Hi Everyone! I am finishing up my BA in Communication Disorders at Northern Arizona University and will also be receiving my SLPA certificate in...

Nicole in Mesa, Arizona

Updated 41 months ago

Becoming a SLP - 1 Reply

I am obtaining my BA in linguistics and I was wondering what the next step towards becoming a speech language pathologist would be. I heard there was...

shmwilso in Houston, Texas

Updated 42 months ago

SLPA Positions in Houston, TX - 8 Replies

I currently moved back to Houston and am midway from completing my MS in Speech Language Pathology. I am currently enrolled in a MS program in FL...

NaraCookies in Miami, Florida

Updated 42 months ago

Searched online for SLPA jobs in Okla. before I apply and found only 1 opening - 1 Reply

I thought there would be much more than one; I also checked craigslist and there were many SLP but no assistant jobs. I am reconsidering applying at...

gigi in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 43 months ago

Rates for Speech Therapy in NYC - 2 Replies

Hello- I'm looking to get speech therapy for my daughter in NYC. This will be private pay and I'm wondering how much I can expect to pay for each...

Gerber in Rocky Mount, North Carolina

Therapy ideas

Therapy ideas for auditory compurehsion for an adult. Also group therapy ideas for individuals with aphasia.

Eddie in Cypress, California

Updated 44 months ago

SLP Salary - 3 Replies

I am a graduate student in a SLP program in Dallas Texas. As graduation approaches curiosity about expected salary increases. Is anyone open to...

cutekim100 in Greensboro, North Carolina

Speech Language Pathology

Hi I am writing a report and I would like to know what are the roles and responsibilities of a speech pathologist in a clinical setting and/or school...

egl0722 in Swansea, Massachusetts

Updated 45 months ago

Looking to make myself stand out in the admissions process to master's SLP programs - 1 Reply

Hi everyone. I'm currently a student at UMass Dartmouth (majoring in political science), and I'd like to ask about some ways I can make myself stand...

kaykay in Melbourne, Australia

Your opinion on my career transition

Hi everyone, I'd like to know your thoughts and opinions on how I will be perceived in California with my credentials. I plan on studying towards...

Cmö in Bogotá, Colombia

Looking for study options.

Hello. I'm Colombian and I'm a speech therapist recently graduated from college. I would like to know about any master programs or specializations...

ljubjlana in Washington, District of Columbia

Careers with doctorate AND Masters

I'm considering a doctorate in speech language pathology that would allow me to get my Masters and CCC along the way. Can anyone speak to whether...

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