Welcome to ASLS Inc
Associated Speech & Language Services, Inc., is a speech-language pathology practice, serving the Baltimore/Washington area, offering traditional articulation/language/swallowing and/or pragmatic language, as well as augmentative & alternative communication assessment and treatment services. This outpatient rehabilitation facility providing services to individuals of all ages, disabilities and disorders. The staff of ASLS is in compliance with all applicable Federal, State, and Local laws and regulations. The practice employs clinicians licensed in the state of Maryland, and certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
This practice has been operational since October, 1999. The owner, Pat Ourand is also a speech- language pathologist (SLP) and specializes in assistive technology (AT) and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) services, consultations and policy development. Over the years, Pat has presented locally and nationally on various topics associated with assistive technology and AAC. She has extensive experience working with individuals with significant cognitive, linguistic, sensory and/or motor disabilities necessitating technology access. Pat has written on these topics as well. She is currently the Immediate Past-President of the United States Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (USSAAC).