Practice

Professional Profile

ESLA promotes excellence in clinical practice standards for Speech and Language Therapy, across all fields of practice in health, education, social care and public health/prevention.

From this page you can download ESLA‘s policies relating to  

  • Scope of Practice 
  • Guidelines for ethical practice
  • Position Statement on Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Research Resources

ESLA’s Scope of Practice Statement

The Speech and Language Therapy profession provides public health advice, assessment, treatment, support, and counselling.

 

SLTs work with children and adults who experience difficulties with communication, speech, eating, drinking and swallowing.

 

ESLA‘s statement on Scope of Practice presents this wide range of working roles and contexts.