Audiologists work with people who have hearing, balance, and related ear problems. They examine & identify those with the symptoms of hearing loss & other auditory, balance, related sensory & neural problems. Using audiometers, computers, and other testing devices, they measure the loudness at which a person begins to hear sounds, the ability to distinguish between sounds, & the impact of hearing loss on an individual's daily life.
Clinical psychologists integrate science, theory & clinical knowledge for the purpose of understanding, preventing, & relieving psychologically based distress or dysfunction and promote subjective well-being & personal development. Their central practice includes psychological assessment & psychotherapy, although psychologists also engage in research, teaching, consultation, forensic testimony, program development & administration.
Dietitians/ Nutrion Therapists plan food & nutrition programs, supervise meal preparation & oversee the serving of meals. They prevent and treat illnesses by promoting healthy eating habits & recommending dietary modifications. They promote sound eating habits through education & conduct research.
Learning disability is a classification including several disorders in which a person has difficulty learning in a typical manner, usually caused by an unknown factor or factors. Learning Disability Specialists help to design the intervention & coordinate the execution of the intervention with teachers and parents. With the right support & intervention, people with learning disabilities can succeed in school and go on to be successful later in life.
Occupational therapists help patients improve their ability to perform tasks in living & working environments Occupational therapists use treatments to develop, recover, or maintain the daily living & work skills of their patients. The therapist helps clients not only to improve their basic motor functions & reasoning abilities, but also to compensate for permanent loss of function. The goal is to help clients have independent, productive & satisfying lives.
Special educators educate students who require special needs in a way that addresses their individual differences & needs. This process involves the individually planned & systematically monitored arrangement of teaching procedures, adapted equipment & materials, accessible settings, & other interventions designed to help learners with special needs achieve a higher level of personal self-sufficiency & success in life.
Speech therapists assess, diagnose, treat, & help to prevent disorders related to speech, language, cognitive-communication, voice, swallowing & fluency. Speech therapists work with people who cannot produce speech sounds or cannot produce them clearly; those with speech rhythm & fluency problems; people with voice disorders & those with cognitive communication impairments.
These therapists design & lead creative programs to help improve peoples' health. They may use drawing, painting, sculpting, drama, singing or music to counsel people with a variety of health problems. These artistic activities may help patients find the intrinsic joy of art & develop social or physical skills. These health professionals work to overcome patient depression, recover lost basic motor functions & build confidence using a range of activities.