Media releases

Speech Pathology Australia (the Association) regularly distributes press releases to the media to promote its work or activities, and to highlight its view on important issues relating to the speech pathology profession and people with communication and swallowing difficulties.

On this page you will find press release distributed by the Association after 2017.  Media releases distributed in 2017 and 2016 may be viewed on another page.

If you require an earlier Association press release contact the Association's Communications and Marketing Manager.

2019

Only 100 days to new swallowing rules! (21 January 2019) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

2018

Choking is a killer that can no longer be ignored! (20 December 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

Book of the Year 2018 - Indigenous Children's Award Winner (8 November 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

What is Developmental Language Disorder (DLD)? (18 October 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

Communication: unlocking the potential of young people in custody (11 October 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

‘Communication access’ is about more than the spoken word (17 August 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

Safe swallowing is the aim of an international initiative! (23 May 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

What makes a female voice, female? (23 May 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

Speech treatments from a distance (23 May 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

New research explores South Australian schools and speech pathology (23 May 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

Professor McDermott to address speech pathologists on ‘Big Sister Wisdom’! (23 May 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

What is a Tongue-Tie? (22 March 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

Choking is the second biggest killer in Australian nursing homes (13 March 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.

Dr Caroline Bowen AM (25 January 2018) This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF.