The Clinical Fellowship program offered by New York Therapy Placement Services, Inc. is designed to prepare fellows for a career in speech-language pathology. Clinical Fellows in speech-language pathology receive support and supervision to meet eligibility requirements for the Certificate in Clinical Competence (CCC) through the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA). They also complete requirements to obtain a full license in speech-language pathology.
The program is designed to prepare individuals for eventual independent practice. Clinical fellows work as employees under the supervision of an ASHA-certified speech-language pathologist and mentor in order to expand their repertoire of clinical practice patterns.
By ASHA requirements, during the Clinical Fellowship year individuals will focus on: