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Michigan Speech Therapy Definitions 

The Michigan speech-language pathology legal and regulatory definitions. 

“Board” - The Michigan board of speech-language pathology created under section 17605 of the code, MCL 333.17605.

“Code” - The public health code, 1978 PA 368, MCL 333.1101 to 333.25211.

“Department” - The department of licensing and regulatory affairs.

“Practice of Speech-Language Pathology” - The application of principles, methods, and procedures related to the development of disorders of human communication.

“Speech-Language Pathologist” - An individual who is engaged in the practice of speech-language pathology.


Mich. Comp. Laws ยง 333.17601

Mich. Admin. Code r. 338.601

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