The 7 Myths About Online Speech Therapy: Busted!

A 21st Century Approach for 21st Century Learners

Speech therapy delivered via the web is effective and affordable— and highly engaging for today's students. Over 40 published, peer-reviewed studies confirm that online speech therapy produces outcomes that are as good or better than standard face-to-face therapy. The technology is simple, affordable and practical. Kids love it and really get engaged. More engagement means more time on task and faster progress. Online speech therapy is recognized as effective by major organizations including the American Speech-LanguageHearing Association (ASHA), the Mayo Clinic and the American Telemedicine Association (ATA).

More Than 150 Years in the Making: The Evolution of Telepractice for Hearing, Speech, and Language Services

Category: Background on Telepractice, Research & Data
July 24, 2013 | Source

K. Todd Houston, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT; Arlene Stredler-Brown, CCC-SLP, CED; and Dale C. Alverson, M.D.
The Volta Review, Volume 112(3), Winter 2012, 195–205

Telepractice: A Wide-Angle View for Persons with Hearing Loss

Category: Background on Telepractice, Research & Data
July 24, 2013 | Source

Ellen R. Cohn, Ph.D., CCC-SLP; and Jana Cason, DHS, OTR/L
The Volta Review, Volume 112(3), Winter 2012, 207–226

Expanding Use of Telepractice in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

Category: Background on Telepractice, Research & Data
July 24, 2013 | Source

Marge Edwards, M.S., CCC-SLP; Arlene Stredler-Brown, CCC-SLP, CED; and K. Todd Houston, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT
The Volta Review, Volume 112(3), Winter 2012, 227–242

From Colorado to Guam: Infant Diagnostic Audiological Evaluations by Telepractice

Category: Background on Telepractice, Research & Data
July 24, 2013 | Source

Deborah Hayes, Ph.D.; Elaine Eclavea, M.Ed.; Susan Dreith, Au.D.; and Bereket Habte
The Volta Review, Volume 112(3), Fall 2012, 243–253

Evaluating the Feasibility of Using Remote Technology for Cochlear Implants

Category: Background on Telepractice, Research & Data
July 24, 2013 | Source

Jenny L. Goehring, Au.D.; Michelle L. Hughes, Ph.D.; and Jacquelyn L. Baudhuin, Au.D.
The Volta Review, Volume 112(3), Winter 2012, 255–265

An Evaluation of Virtual Home Visits in Early Intervention: Feasibility of ‘‘Virtual Intervention’’

Category: Background on Telepractice, Research & Data
July 24, 2013 | Source

Sue Olsen, M.Ed.; Barbara Fiechtl, M.S.; and Sarah Rule, Ph.D.
The Volta Review, Volume 112(3), Winter 2012, 267–281

A Model of Early Intervention for Children with Hearing Loss Provided through Telepractice

Category: Background on Telepractice, Research & Data
July 24, 2013 | Source

K. Todd Houston, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT; and Arlene Stredler-Brown, CCC-SLP, CED
The Volta Review, Volume 112(3), Winter 2012, 283–296

Telepractice: The Australian Experience in an International Context

Category: Background on Telepractice, Research & Data
July 24, 2013 | Source

Melissa McCarthy, B.A., M.E.D., LSLS Cert. AVT; Jill Duncan, Ph.D., LSLS Cert. AVT; and Greg Leigh, Ph.D., FACE
The Volta Review, Volume 112(3), Winter 2012, 297–312

The Value of a Learning Community to Support Telepractice for Infants and Toddlers with Hearing Loss

Category: Background on Telepractice, Research & Data
July 24, 2013 | Source

Diane D. Behl, M.Ed.; K. Todd Houston, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT; and Arlene Stredler-Brown, CCC-SLP, CED
The Volta Review, Volume 112(3), Winter 2012, 313–327

Using Technology to Mentor Aspiring LSLS Professionals

Category: Background on Telepractice, Research & Data
July 24, 2013 | Source

Wendelyn L. DeMoss, M.S., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT; Becky C. Clem, M.A., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT; and Kathryn Wilson, M.A., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT
The Volta Review, Volume 112(3), Winter 2012, 329–343