Monday, September 5, 2011

Palatometer Speech Therapy Supports

Even though the Palatometer Technology is a super visual tool, the certified speech therapist is also a vital part of the therapy process.  

Independent practice is encouraged for 3-5 minutes; A process for the client to make "total connection" with the screen and make fine adjustments with the tongue without the therapist's feedback (Gold Standard scoring).  Evidence based research from Anna Schmidt (2009) Kent State University.