Speech Pathology Week in Australia
Speech Pathology Week in Australia is held on August 21. 2022, 21-27 August. Speech Pathology Week seeks to promote the speech pathology profession and the work done by speech pathologists with the more than 1.1 million Australians who have a communication or swallowing disorder that impacts on their daily life. This event in the third decade of the month August is annual. Help us
Speech Pathology Week seeks to promote the speech pathology profession and the work done by speech pathologists with the 1.2 million Australians who have a communication disability. The theme for Speech Pathology Week in 2022 is: Good communication, better communities.
If this is accurate, there are around 8,500 speech pathologists in Australia. Public speech pathology services are generally free though there may sometimes be a co-payment from the service and client. Private speech pathologists can determine their own fee schedule. Speech Pathology Australia does not have a recommended schedule of fees for speech pathologists.
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