School administrators may need to secure private contract speech therapists to ensure adequate staffing for buildings. These services can have costs that are not readily apparent. This White Paper outlines four potential expenses related to contract staffing.

4 Hidden Costs of Contract Services for SLPs


  1. ASHA Community, SLP Private Practice, Discussion Groups, 2013
  2. Position Statement: Roles and Responsibilities of Speech-Language Pathologists in Schools
  3. Professional Issues Statement:Professional Issues in Telepractice for Speech-Language Pathologists