Communicative Sciences and Disorders
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The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for more than 166,000 audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students.
National NSSLHA membership provides benefits that help students stay current on advancements in the field, enhance their academic knowledge, find internships and employment, network with other students with similar interests, and save money on products and services.
Michael Flahive, a speech-language pathologist and audiologist at Saint Xavier University, talks about why early intervention is so important for children with autism. From May 2011.
"This year, with this directive in mind, the College has established a new communicative disorders major. The major, which prepares students for careers in speech and language pathology, audiology, and other speech and hearing professions, has been a minor here since 1995."