4753-10-03 Supervision of speech-language pathology permit holders.

(A) The speech-language pathology student permit holder will be supervised by a speech-language pathologist licensed in Ohio, and under the direction of the college or university graduate program of the speech-language pathology student permit holder.

(B) In order to supervise a student permit holder, a supervisor shall hold a current Ohio license in speech-language pathology and have at least twenty-four months of full time clinical experience or the equivalent within the last sixty months under a valid license as a speech-language pathologist or certification by the American-speech language hearing association.

(C) Supervision of the speech-language pathology student permit holder will be detailed in the student permit plan.

(D) Credit for student clinical experience may be granted when supervision is conducted in accordance with requirements of the American speech-language-hearing association and this board. Minimum supervision of the student permit holder will consist of twenty-five per cent direct supervision of treatment activities and must be in real time and must never be less than twenty-five per cent of the student permit holder's total contact with each client or patient and must take place periodically throughout the experience. The supervisor will be accessible to the student permit holder during all client contact.

(E) No supervisor of persons holding a student permit may supervise more than one student permit holder unless approved by the board.

Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 09/19/2016 and 09/19/2021
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4753.05
Rule Amplifies: 4753.02, 4753.073
Prior Effective Dates: 08/24/2007 (Emer), 12/10/07