There are not enough stories about what it feels like to experience of speech therapy. Such stories can provide important contexts and comparisons for those involved in therapy, clients and professionals alike. For example, the clinician, Nicki, who is featured in the story told by Margaret Hussey, was probably unaware of her impact on the lives of both Michael and Margaret--an impact that goes far beyond what might be captured in an instrument measuring clinical outcomes of her service.

Margaret Hussey on her husband Michael