Management of Cognitive Communication Difficulties in Dementia: A Cross-Sectional Survey of Speech & Language Therapists in Ireland


Speech and language therapists (SLTs) have an important role in managing cognitive communication difficulties associated with dementia. Yet there is a lack of information about the clinical practice of SLTs in dementia care in Ireland.  A cross sectional survey was conducted (Dooley & Walshe 2018) to review current practice, and to gain insight into SLTs perspectives on service provision in the context of the 2014 Irish National Dementia Strategy (INDS).


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