The South African Journal of Communication Disorders (SAJCD) is concerned with research, and critically evaluative theoretical, philosophical and conceptual issues dealing with aspects of human communication and its disorders, dysphagia, service provision, training and policy. View our Editorial Team.

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Original Research

A shared reading intervention: Changing perceptions of caregivers in a semi-rural township  
Tarryn Coetzee, Sharon Moonsamy, Joanne Neille
26 January 2023

Reviewer Acknowledgement

Acknowledgement to reviewers  
Editorial Office
19 December 2022


In pursuit of best practice through contextually relevant, accountable and responsive research  
Anita Edwards, Faheema Mahomed-Asmail, Anna-Mari Olivier, Jeannie van der Linde, Katijah Khoza-Shangase, Nomfundo Moroe, Joanne Neille
15 December 2022

Original Research

South African speech-language therapists’ practices regarding feeding tube placement in people with advanced dementia  
Mariaan Cloete, Esedra Krüger, Jeannie van der Linde, Marien A. Graham, Sarveshvari B. Pillay
09 December 2022

Original Research

Contralateral suppression of transient evoked otoacoustic emissions in adults: A normative study  
Simone Zevenster, Alida Naudé
08 December 2022

Clinical Perspective

Middle ear pathologies in children living with HIV: A scoping review  
Ben Sebothoma, Minkhenso Maluleke
28 November 2022

Clinical Perspective

Stitching a new garment: Considering the future of the speech–language therapy profession globally  
Bea Staley, Marise Fernandes, Ellen Hickey, Helen Barrett, Karen Wylie, Julie Marshall, Mershen Pillay, Harsha Kathard, Ryann Sowden, David Rochus, Carol E. Westby, T. Rosario Roman, Sally D. Hartley
21 November 2022

Original Research

Exploring swallowing, feeding and communication characteristics of toddlers with severe acute malnutrition  
Casey J. Eslick, Esedra Krüger, Alta Kritzinger
31 October 2022

Original Research

A survey of communication supports in Grade R classrooms in the Western Cape, South Africa  
Harsha Kathard, Prianka Parusnath, Lehana Thabane, Mershen Pillay, Zheng Jing Hu, Jane le Roux, Michal Harty, Shelley O Carrol, Rizwana B. Mallick
28 October 2022

Original Research

Reflux symptoms and vocal characteristics in adults with non-organic voice disorders  
Nyasa E. Groenewald, Maria du Toit, Marien A. Graham, Carl Swanepoel, Giselle Maartens, Jeannie van der Linde
26 October 2022
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Posted: 2022-01-27

Book Release: Read AOSIS’s latest book


The new book Preventive audiology: An African perspective is a contribution to preventive audiology in an African context. Read the open access PDF: https://bit.ly/3HsbVDc Edited by Katijah Khoza-Shangase from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa.

Posted: 2023-01-11

Press Release: Call for new journal proposals


You are invited to submit a proposal for a new scholarly journal that AOSIS aims to publish. AOSIS will award one successful proposer with the funding necessary to start the publication in 2023. The proposer will also be eligible to join the journal's Editorial Board. Click here https://bit.ly/3UnhW6M to submit your proposal. Read more at https://bit.ly/3OU3l1S

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