Category: Speech Pathology Profession

How can we make speech pathology private practice more ‘hospitable’ for our staff and ourselves?

How can we make speech pathology private practice more ‘hospitable’ for our staff and ourselves?

Workplace stress! 1. Most private practice owners feel it In a typical month, we might experience cash flow issues caused by late payments and unexpected

For struggling school kids, what's the difference between seeing a speech pathologist and a tutor?

For struggling school kids, what’s the difference between seeing a speech pathologist and a tutor?

Over the years, parents have asked me this a few times. I’ve also been asked why speech pathologists are allied health workers; whereas most tutors come

Australian private practice SLP alert! New award rates in effect. Updated employment agreement templates for speech pathologists in private practice

The Fair Work Commission has made a new Determination, increasing the minimum award pay rates for Australian speech pathologists in private practice covered by the

Speech pathologists, therapy assistants, digital platforms, and the gig economy: some ethics and compliance issues

Over the last five years or so, there’s been a lot of chatter about how speech pathologists can or should outsource “non-core services” to others

Australian speech pathologists: your client is receiving an unsafe treatment from an unregistered health practitioner. What should you do?

Here’s the scenario: you find out a client is receiving an unconventional and risky treatment from an unregistered health practitioner and you’re worried that the