August 13, 2021The August 13th Board meeting has been cancelled, all applications received by August 6th will still be reviewed and processed.
July 28, 2021Please note the website will be in maintenance mode from August 2, 2021-August 5, 2021 to install our new system. Online payments need to be completed before August 2, 2021. During this time you will submit your information to our PO Box. Our mailing address is PO Box 16885 Greensboro, NC 27416. Also, our online […]
May 17, 2021As of the Board meeting May 14, 2021, the Board has removed, adopted, and changed some of the COVID-19 Allowances. Please refer to the list below. You can also go here COVID-19 and find the list there.
May 10, 2021The Board interprets the word “supervision” used in G.S. 90-295(3) to require that the supervision must be performed by a person who holds either a valid license under this Article or a Certificate of Clinical Competence of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, in the area for which supervised credit is sought. As a minimum standard of supervision, […]
April 14, 2021The Board appreciates all comments and concerns that have been received in reference to the new hearing screening policy. A diverse committee has been formed to further review all of the information that has been received and to help make the policy more viable. The Board will continue to hear additional comments and concerns regarding this policy. […]
March 26, 2021Pursuant to North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s Executive Order No. 130, Section 3, the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Speech Language Pathology and Audiology (“Board”) has been authorized to waive or modify regulatory licensure requirements temporarily for persons that meet certain qualifications, where those licensure requirements would prevent or impair allowing those persons to provide […]
March 15, 2021The comment period for Proposed Rules ends March, 16 2021. The Proposed Rules are transitioning from a temporary status to a permanent status. This should not be confused with the Policy for Hearing Screening. The Policy for Hearing Screening does not have a comment period. For comments on the Policy for Hearing Screening they must be submitted to the Board office […]
March 2, 2021During the February 26, 2021 board meeting the Board asked the public for more feedback regarding the Policy for Hearing Screening. They provided a summary of topics some of the feedback on this policy covered, and the floor was open to the public for new concerns. The committee is still looking at the feedback they […]
February 24, 2021The NCAA (North Carolina Audiology Association) has filed a bill to make statutory revisions to Audiology Scope of practice. Clicking the following link it will take you to a page with the bill the NCAA (North Carolina Audiology Association) filed, the Board’s proposed revisions, and a link to the North Carolina General Assembly page. The […]
January 8, 2021Policy for Hearing Screenings Prior to Speech and Language Evaluations Overview. This policy is designed to clarify the state statute requirement to screen for hearing loss prior to speech-language evaluations. The intent of this policy is to ensure that patients being evaluated for services by licensed speech and language pathologists, and by extension registered speech-language […]