Effective Approaches to International Work: Substance and Sustainability for Speech-Language Pathology Student Groups International opportunities for speech language pathologists and audiologists are on the rise. Opportunities range from single trips offering clinical services to long-term commitments including developing speech-language treatment programs in developing countries. This article provides a brief overview of the types of international programs available. It then focuses on international opportunities ... Article
Article  |   May 01, 2011
Effective Approaches to International Work: Substance and Sustainability for Speech-Language Pathology Student Groups
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  • Catherine (Cate) Crowley
    Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • Miriam Baigorri
    Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY
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Article   |   May 01, 2011
Effective Approaches to International Work: Substance and Sustainability for Speech-Language Pathology Student Groups
SIG 17 Perspectives on Global Issues in Communication Sciences and Related Disorders, May 2011, Vol. 1, 27-35. doi:10.1044/gics1.1.27
SIG 17 Perspectives on Global Issues in Communication Sciences and Related Disorders, May 2011, Vol. 1, 27-35. doi:10.1044/gics1.1.27

International opportunities for speech language pathologists and audiologists are on the rise. Opportunities range from single trips offering clinical services to long-term commitments including developing speech-language treatment programs in developing countries. This article provides a brief overview of the types of international programs available. It then focuses on international opportunities for speech-language pathology students with a particular focus on the authors' international programs in Bolivia and Ghana.

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