What is a Speech Pathologist?
Speech pathologists complete a degree at university that encompasses the identification and treatment of all communication difficulties and covers broader areas of science including aspects of anatomy & physiology, developmental psychology, linguistics and education.
Speech pathologists or speech-language pathologists were formerly known as speech therapists. They are different from speech and drama teachers.
SpeechNet Speech Pathologists are members of Speech Pathology Australia; the National professional body for the profession.