The Division of Speech-Language Pathology at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center recommends the following websites for information:
- American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
ASHA’s mission is to ensure that all people with speech, language and hearing disorders have access to quality services to help them communicate more effectively.
- Ohio Speech-Language-Hearing Association (OSLHA)
OSLHA serves audiologists and speech-language pathologists by providing support, opportunities for professional growth, public awareness and advocacy on issues related to the highest quality of care for patients.
- Fluency Friday Plus
An annual event that consists of a day and a half of intensive treatment designed to help children and adolescents who stutter. Participants learn about fluency and meet other people who stutter. FFP also offers an educational program for parents and siblings.
Recommended Print Resources
The Division of Speech Pathology recommends the following book for information about clefts, velopharyngeal dysfunction and team care:
- Kummer, AW. (2013) Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies: Effects on Speech and Resonance, 3rd Edition. Clifton Park, NY: Delmar Cengage.