Research and Teaching Areas

Teaching Areas

COMD 475     Introduction to Fluency Disorders

COMD 476     Clinical Methods and Procedures

COMD 478     Counseling Skills in Communication Disorders

COMD 500     Research in Communication Disorders

COMD 501     Seminar in Speech-Language Pathology

COMD 543     Seminar in Swallowing Disorders

COMD 558A  Adult Clinic

COMD 558B  Diagnostic Clinic

COMD 571    Seminar in Fluency Disorders


Research Areas

  • Examining the rate of speech in the speech of fluent and nonfluent speakers.
  • Pausing as fluency strategies for people who stutter.
  • Cultivating cultural humanity and competence via high impact practices.
  • Promoting undergraduate research via peer-to-peer mentoring.
  • Recruitment of students to the SLP from non-mainstream communities.
  • Community outreaches: Speech and hearing screenings and education.
  • Providing client-centered holistic services via interprofessional education and collaborative practices.