School Issues/SLP-Assistant Task Force


In July 2013, the Vermont Speech-Language Hearing Association (VSHA) submitted an Application for Preliminary Review on Speech-Language Pathology Assistants to the Vermont Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) proposing to regulate Speech Language Pathologist’s Assistants in Vermont.  Click here for the SLPA regulation fact sheet.

Click here to see the OPR application and the preliminary legislation.   

The Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant (SLPA) Task Force report details the use, scope of work and supervision of SLPAs in Vermont. Report of SLPA Task Force -  October 2008

Click here for Vermont Department of Education - Special Education regulations/laws, policies and forms.