benefits of telespeech

What Types of Patients Benefit from Telespeech?

by Ben Beckstrom on February 22, 2012

Telespeech can benefit patients with a wide range of speech and language conditions, disorders, and disabilities. A huge number of studies conducted over many years have shown that testing and therapy that can be administered by a speech-language professional in face-to-face interaction can be as effectively handled with distance communication, especially given modern technology like tablet-style computers with touchscreens and targeted SLP programs. Speech and language problems can disrupt education and diminish the quality of a child’s life. Telespeech has proven particularly successful in the following areas: [continue reading…]