Ethics: Speech-Language Pathologists’ Role in Audiologic Screenings This article clarifies the role of the speech-language pathologist (SLP) in audiologic screenings. The article addresses recommended procedures consistent with the ASHA Code of Ethics (2010) and other professional documents (ASHA, 1994, 1997, 2004a, 2004b, 2007). In addition, this article explores education needed by SLPs to conduct audiologic screenings. ... Article
Article  |   October 01, 2011
Ethics: Speech-Language Pathologists’ Role in Audiologic Screenings
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  • Mary Pat McCarthy
    Clarion University of PA, Clarion, PA
  • Mary Pat McCarthyColumn Editor
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Hearing Disorders / Professional Issues & Training / ASHA News & Member Stories / Ethics
Article   |   October 01, 2011
Ethics: Speech-Language Pathologists’ Role in Audiologic Screenings
SIG 11 Perspectives on Administration and Supervision, October 2011, Vol. 21, 99-102. doi:10.1044/aas21.3.99
SIG 11 Perspectives on Administration and Supervision, October 2011, Vol. 21, 99-102. doi:10.1044/aas21.3.99

This article clarifies the role of the speech-language pathologist (SLP) in audiologic screenings. The article addresses recommended procedures consistent with the ASHA Code of Ethics (2010) and other professional documents (ASHA, 1994, 1997, 2004a, 2004b, 2007). In addition, this article explores education needed by SLPs to conduct audiologic screenings.

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