How to Prepare for a Child’s First SLP Visit

Alicia Morrison, professor at Speech@NYU, the online SLP program from NYU Steinhardt, takes a collaborative approach with parents during a child’s first visit to a speech-language pathologist so parents know the steps involved.

How School Clinicians Collaborate to Help Students with Special Needs

Your guide to how a team of teachers, school counselors, parents, and clinicians, such as speech-language pathologists (SLPs) and occupational therapists (OTs), work together to support students with special needs.

Five Things to Consider When Applying to Speech@NYU

Speech@NYU, NYU’s online master of science program in Communicative Sciences and Disorders, offers a rigorous online speech-language pathology (SLP) curriculum, adhering to the same standards of excellence as the on-campus program in preparing aspiring clinicians to pursue licensure as speech-language pathologists (SLPs). If you’re thinking about applying to the online program, below are a few factors to consider.

Tips for Taking the Praxis Exam

The Praxis exam in Speech-Language Pathology is one of the requirements for obtaining state licensure as a speech-language pathologist. For some, the Praxis seems like an overwhelming step along the path toward becoming a licensed SLP. With this in mind, we’ve compiled some helpful information to assist you in preparing for the exam.

School Support for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Guide for Parents

For parents of children on the autism spectrum, here's a "who's who" of your child's support system in school.

Why Become an SLP?

Speech-language pathology is a master’s-level career field offering myriad opportunities to serve people of all ages in a variety of settings. Practitioners help children, adolescents, and adults manage and overcome a range of challenges, often leading to a better quality of life long after treatment ends.

Could this fulfilling field be a match for your career goals?