FAQs for Speech Language Pathology Consumers

Commonly asked questions with answers for Speech Pathology consumers.

What is Speech-Language Pathology?

Speech-Language Pathology is the practice of identifying, diagnosing and treating individuals who have communication disorders. These may include disorders of speech, articulation, fluency, voice, verbal and written language, comprehension, cognition, swallowing and alternative/augmentative communication.

What is a Speech-Language Pathologist?

A speech-language pathologist is a highly educated and skilled professional who is licensed to practice speech/language pathology in New Hampshire. A Speech-Language Pathologist screens, evaluates, diagnoses, treats and consults on disorders of communication.