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
    Fluency Friday is an intensive one-day workshop that occurs every year in February. Kids and teens who stutter will participate in individual and group therapy sessions, as well as participate in and observe panel discussions.

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.