Telepractice: Online Speech-Language Therapy at Home or School! Learn More! by Achieve

In some locations, access to a certified speech-language pathologist can be difficult to obtain. Telepractice is an exciting way to receive speech therapy from the comfort of your home or school. Telepractice provides clients the ability to meet privately face-to-face with clinicians through online therapy. The American Speech-Language Hearing Association states that, “Telepractice is an appropriate model of service delivery for speech-language pathologist,” provided that they abide by the code of ethics. 

Companies such as TinyEYE are able to connect certified clinicians for online therapy. The service delivery is similar to traditional therapy, but the content is delivered through highly engaging and interactive online software. The benefits of telepractice include:

  • easy access to certified clinicians
  • lack of travel time
  • motivating and engaging software

Telepractice may not be appropriate for all individuals and requires access to the Internet and a computer. Learn more about telepractice!

This video is longer than 30 seconds, but we think it's worth it.

Donna John
How wonderful that they can do this now Mindy Hudon, M.S., CCC-SLP . Must be such a great resource for many families. Thanks for sharing this with the tribe!
Mindy Hudon, M.S., CCC-SLP
Yes it is. I actually worked with telepracice very briefly in my career. Very interesting.

join discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

Better Overall Health: Here's the Best Way to You Improve Physical, Mental & Spiritual Health!

Speech-Language Pathologists & Audiologists: Raising Awareness of Better Hearing & Speech!

Vegan Kids: How to Get Your Toddler Enough Plant-Based Protein

People First Language: Let's All Be People First & Honor Each Other's Individuality

Got 30 seconds? Sign up for 30Seconds.com and get the best of our tips each week!