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Logopedas (Lithuania)

  • Generic name of profession

    Speech and language therapist
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Speech therapist (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    National legislation:
    Republic of Lithuania law amending the law on education, No XI-1281, 2011, Vilnius. The Description of Qualification Requirements for Teachers of Preschool, Pre-primary education, Informal, Primary, Lower secondary and Upper secondary education, Special education and Vocational training The order of the Minister of Education and Science, 29/03/2005 No. ISAK-506, Valstybės žinios, 2005, No 43-1395 (the last renewal of this order 6/06/2012 No. V-942, Valstybės žinios, 2011, No. 65-3312)
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    Type of regulation :
    Other   qualification in diploma or competencies could be recognised according to the order of the Minister


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PS3 - Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years) , Art. 11 d
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Įvertina vaikų ir/ar mokinių kalbos raidos ypatumus, nustato specialiųjų ugdymosi poreikių turinčių mokinių kalbėjimo ir kalbos sutrikimus bei juos šalina. Konsultuoja tėvus, mokytojus ir kitus asmenis logopedinės pagalbos mokiniams teikimo klausimais.
    Assesses particularity of child and/or pupil speech development, determines troubles/ defects of speech and language development of special educational needs pupils and eliminate them. Advising parents, teachers and other persons on lending special speech assistance for pupils. (EN)
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