Speech Pathology

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Free OET Writing Sample Test with Answer Subtest Speech Pathology #2


The date is June 3, 2028. You are a speech pathologist at PerfectSpeak Clinic. A new patient, Ms. Emma Davis, has been referred to your clinic due to concerns about her child's speech development.

Patient Details:

  • Name: Ms. Emma Davis

  • Child's Name: Lily Davis

  • Child's Age: 3 years

  • Social Background: Married, works as an accountant

  • General Health: Good overall health, no significant medical conditions

Referral Reason: Lily Davis has shown delayed speech development, with limited vocabulary for her age.

Writing Task:

Write a welcome letter to Ms. Emma Davis, introducing yourself and your clinic, and provide details about the initial assessment process for her child, Lily. In your answer:
? Expand the relevant notes into complete sentences
? Do not use note form
? Use letter format
The body of the letter should be approximately 180–200 words.

Ms. Emma Davis

[Address Line]

[City, State, ZIP Code]


June 3, 2028


Dear Ms. Davis,

I hope this letter finds you well. I would like to extend a warm welcome to you and your family to PerfectSpeak Clinic. I understand that your child, Lily Davis, has been referred to us due to concerns about her speech development.

My name is Roger Smith, and I am a speech pathologist at our clinic. I specialize in pediatric speech therapy and am dedicated to helping children like Lily reach their full speech potential. We understand that each child is unique, and our approach to assessment and therapy is tailored to individual needs.

Our initial assessment process involves a friendly and supportive environment where Lily can comfortably interact with our team. We will evaluate her speech and language skills, considering her age and development stage. Following the assessment, we will discuss our findings with you and determine the most appropriate steps to support Lily's speech development.

Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any questions or concerns leading up to the assessment, and we will be happy to assist you.

We look forward to working with you and helping Lily on her speech journey. Thank you for choosing PerfectSpeak Clinic.


Best regards,

Speech Pathologist

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