These professionals felt it was necessary to create interest groups in order to keep the less respectable clinicians out of practice. One of the most prestigious of these interest groups was known as the American Academy of Speech Correction (AASC). According to researchers from the Center on Human Development and Disability at the University of Washington, “Pioneers in the field, including Charles VanRiper, focused on developing a scientific base for research and practice in the field.” The research efforts included creating diagnostic tests in a va...
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