MISSION, VISION & OBJECTIVES OF SSLT
To create an environment where the profession is regulated and is considered the key approach of health and rehabilitation by its stakeholders.
To establish professional rights, uniqueness and dignities of Speech & Language Therapists
A. To upgrade the Speech & Language Therapy profession through encouraging high standard ethical practice and quality researches as per the need of the country.
B. To enhance Speech & Language Therapy education through supporting universities/institutes with setting up standard, infrastructure and quality system development, assist in reviewing curriculum time to time, organize teacher training, create opportunity for the students in clinical placements.
C. To disseminate evidence based clinical practice information through national and international seminars, workshops and conferences.
D. To establish the rights of the Speech & Language Therapy professionals through advocating with Government in terms of establish college, council and job opportunities at the Government hospitals, special school settings and rehabilitation centers.
E. Support international Speech & Language Therapists qualified from Bangladesh with registration and in credentialing.
F. To provide registration for eligible Speech & Language Therapists in Bangladesh.
G. To publish IEC materials for raising awareness among the general people about the needs of Speech & Language Therapy profession for prevention, rehabilitation and cure of different non-communicable diseases.
H. To publish peer review international standard journal.
I. To work with its national and international partners in order to develop Global Speech & Language Therapy standard
J. Implement any project related to the benefit of the poor and disabled people in Bangladesh for the greater interest of the country.
K. To provide registration the college/institute officering Speech & Language Therapy programs and help them to build up the capacity.
L. To start community based Speech & Language Therapy services for poor and distressed people in the rural community.
M. To assist poor and disabled people in accomplishing AAC
N. To work with stakeholders for prevention communication disabilities and swallowing difficulties.
O. To support Government to obtain sustainable development goal (SDG).
P. To regulate and control the Speech & Language Therapy professionals and their practice, until a regulatory authority is formed by government of Bangladesh.
Q. To organize continuous professional development (CPD) course / to approve CPD for other organizers.