Speech therapists (otherwise known as SLPs) are certfied professionals who have completed 2-years of graduate level coursework in the area of communication sciences and disorders. They have their Master’s degree and most have completed a large amount of supervised clinical hours prior to graduation from their program.
SLPAs are assistants to SLPs and have received their Bachelor’s degree in the area of communication sciences and disorders. By law, they are required to have completed either 70 supervised clinical hours or 9 months of full-time supervised work within a therapeutic setting before they can be licensed to work in the state of California.
SenseAbilities employs highly qualified SLPs and SLPAs. Each of our therapists has completed their respective degree and is licensed through the state of California. Please note that regardless of their degree or title, all of our cilnicians are some of the best in their field and are selected to work within this clinic very carefully. They are all exceedingly capable of providing the best possible therapy to your child by utilizing up-to-date and well-studied therapeutic techniques.