Assessment and Treatment of Cleft Speech Characteristics with Ultrasound Tongue Imaging – Joanne Cleland

This presentation introduced ultrasound tongue imaging as an assessment and treatment tool for cleft speech characteristics. Joanne briefly outlined how ultrasound works before moving onto the evidence base for ultrasound biofeedback intervention. The talk included case study examples and time for discussion of suitable clients for ultrasound biofeedback intervention.

Joanne Cleland, Reader in Speech and Language Therapy, University of Strathclyde