10. ASHA CAA, Scope of Practice and Collaboration

CAA standards are synchronized with scope of practice standards. The purpose is to “… provide guidance for educational preparation and professional development of speech-language pathologists.”

1. In the first section called Professional Roles and Activities (voice, speech sound production, language, cognition, swallowing) collaboration is not included.

2. It is mentioned in the next section called Clinical Services (prevention,treatment, documentation, diagnosis, referral)

An example is given: “collaborating with other professionals (e.g., identifying neonates and infants at risk for hearing loss, participating in palliative care teams, planning lessons with educators, serving on student assistance teams)…”

Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: