Speech therapy

Scope Notes: Treatment that develops and improves articulation, language, and nonverbal communication skills to correct speech disorders; includes speech therapists
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ICF I:
  • b3 VOICE AND SPEECH FUNCTIONS
  • s3 STRUCTURES INVOLVED IN VOICE AND SPEECH
  • d3 COMMUNICATION
  • e3 SUPPORT AND RELATIONSHIPS
  • e5 SERVICES, SYSTEMS AND POLICIES
ICF III:
  • b310 Voice functions
  • b320 Articulation functions
  • b330 Fluency and rhythm of speech functions
  • s320 Structure of mouth
  • s330 Structure of pharynx
  • s340 Structure of larynx
  • d330 Speaking
  • e355 Health rofessionals
  • e580 Health services, systems and policies
ICF IV:
  • b3100 Production of voice
  • b3101 Quality of voice
  • b3300 Fluency of speech
  • b3301 Rhythm of speech
  • b3302 Speed of speech
  • b3303 Melody of speech
  • e5800 Health services
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