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Google could be about to destroy the language barrier - Telegraph

Google could be about to destroy the language barrier - Telegraph | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
An update to Google's mobile apps will convert your phone into a universal translater that can take your voice and convert it into recognisable audio in 80 languages, allowing you to have a natural conversation with somone even if you can't speak ...

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Cuts make children wait up to a year for vital speech and language therapy

Cuts make children wait up to a year for vital speech and language therapy | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
Children with communication difficulties are being left to struggle as cuts mean they miss out on vital speech and language therapy, a survey has found.
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Speech & Language Therapy Jobs: The Benefits Of Locum Work

Speech & Language Therapy Jobs: The Benefits Of Locum Work | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
Whether you’re starting out as a newly qualified Speech & Language Therapist or have 10 years’ experience, many SLT’s often ask themselves what are the benefits of locum work?
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Lifetime of stuttering spurs former race car driver Leon Sirois to help youth - Indianapolis Star

Lifetime of stuttering spurs former race car driver Leon Sirois to help youth - Indianapolis Star | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
Lifetime of stuttering spurs former race car driver Leon Sirois to help youth
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The fledgling program is beginning to train eight speech language pathologists in a holistic approach.
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Suffolk: Big step forward for stroke service which will benefit patients - Ipswich Star

Suffolk: Big step forward for stroke service which will benefit patients - Ipswich Star | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
Ipswich Star Suffolk: Big step forward for stroke service which will benefit patients Ipswich Star The ESD service will provide a rehabilitation package to acute stroke patients, giving them access to physiotherapists, occupational therapists,...
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Life after stroke: The man who can only say 'why?' - Express.co.uk

Life after stroke: The man who can only say 'why?' - Express.co.uk | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
Life after stroke: The man who can only say 'why?'
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They range from very mild cases where the sufferer struggles to read to those who have lost their grasp of language completely.
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Warrington teenagers with autism were 'failed' - BBC News

Warrington teenagers with autism were 'failed' - BBC News | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
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Warrington teenagers with autism were 'failed'
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Fifteen Warrington teenagers with autism were denied specialist speech and language therapy for three years, watchdogs have found.
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Brain surgery hope: Why we let doctors give our son a stroke - Express.co.uk

Brain surgery hope: Why we let doctors give our son a stroke - Express.co.uk | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
Brain surgery hope: Why we let doctors give our son a stroke
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He is now on an intensive rehabilitation programme of occupational therapy to improve his balance. He has also been integrated back into his school for half ...
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Phoenix's £½m boost to county stroke services - This is Cornwall

Phoenix's £½m boost to county stroke services - This is Cornwall | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
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Petition for an improvement in the level of provision of NHS paediatric speech and language therapy in England - e-petitions

Petition for improvement in the provision of NHS paediatric speech and language therapy in England - e-petitions http://t.co/bZ0zOyr1vB
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A Parent's Guide to Children's Speech

A Parent's Guide to Children's Speech | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it

There are two areas of speech and language
development that sometimes become areas of concern for parents. Speech sound
development, sometimes referred to as articulation or phonological development,
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Tackling high levels of speech and language problems in disadvantaged areas | City University London

Tackling high levels of speech and language problems in disadvantaged areas | City University London | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
Research shows nursery attendance vital for speech and language development
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Chudleigh mum's plea to give little Alexa a voice - Torquay Herald Express

Chudleigh mum's plea to give little Alexa a voice - Torquay Herald Express | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
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Chudleigh mum's plea to give little Alexa a voice
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Charity Rett UK says girls with the syndrome can benefit from speech and language therapy using special 'eye gaze' software.
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Shout out for communication disorders - Telegraph.co.uk

Shout out for communication disorders - Telegraph.co.uk | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Shout out for communication disorders Telegraph.co.uk The project is comprised of a group of national organisations who work with people with communication disabilities, including the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists...
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Susan Boyle announces she has Asperger's: More on the developmental disorder - CBS News

Susan Boyle announces she has Asperger's: More on the developmental disorder - CBS News | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
Susan Boyle announces she has Asperger's: More on the developmental disorder
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There is no cure for Asperger's, but patients can enroll in therapies that make it easier for them to adapt to social situations.
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Speech therapy demand soars - The West Australian

Speech therapy demand soars - The West Australian | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
Speech therapy demand soars
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The number of WA children with speech and language problems is soaring, with a 15 per cent jump in demand for publicly funded speech therapy in Perth over the past three years.
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If Westminster intends to dismantle local government, it has a problem - The Guardian

If Westminster intends to dismantle local government, it has a problem - The Guardian | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
The Guardian If Westminster intends to dismantle local government, it has a problem The Guardian Today we hear of a prime example: in Warrington, speech and language therapy services – once axed under local spending cuts – have been restarted...
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Yorkshire centre that changes lives by helping stammerers to find their voice - Yorkshire Post

Yorkshire centre that changes lives by helping stammerers to find their voice - Yorkshire Post | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
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Yorkshire centre that changes lives by helping stammerers to find their voice
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Dr Trudy Stewart, consultant speech and language therapist at the centre, says the final Educating Yorkshire episode has had a massive impact.
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Twitter / EssexSU: The Speech and Language Therapy ...

Twitter / EssexSU: The Speech and Language Therapy ... | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
The Speech and Language Therapy society have been eating puréed food all week for charity. Great work! #RAG http://t.co/uegdiw4GKV
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Autism plateau in the UK

Autism plateau in the UK | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
A study published on October 9 claims that the number of children diagnosed with Autism and ASD is not rising in Britain.

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Give young offenders speech and language therapy, urges Labour MP - The Guardian

Give young offenders speech and language therapy, urges Labour MP - The Guardian | Speech and Language Therapy | Scoop.it
The Guardian Give young offenders speech and language therapy, urges Labour MP The Guardian Introducing speech and language therapy for young offenders would reduce re-offending and help them into employment on release, according to the chair of...
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