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Iowa SLP Scope of Practice
How is the practice of speech language pathology defined in Iowa?
The “practice of speech pathology” means the application of principles, methods, and procedures for the measurement, testing, evaluation, prediction, consultation, counseling, instruction, habilitation, rehabilitation, or remediation related to the development and disorders of speech, fluency, voice, or language for the purposes of nonmedically evaluating, preventing, ameliorating, modifying, or remediating such disorders and conditions in individuals or groups of individuals.
What is specifically excluded from the practice?
Are there any special trainings or requirements?
Iowa Code §154F.1
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