Communications Sciences and Disorders students participating in UD Summer Aphasia program

Communication Sciences & Disorders

Communication Sciences & Disorders
Tower at STAR
302-831-3859

The Communication Sciences & Disorders Department strives to educate the next generation of clinicians and researchers engaged in the management of individuals with communication disorders, to advance our understanding of the nature and management of communication disorders, and to provide high-quality services to individuals with communication disorders. We are a premier innovative center that addresses communication sciences and disorders through multidisciplinary approaches to education, research, and service.

Improv workshop encourages communication for youth with autism: youtube.com/watch?v=_NlZKaBwWmA

OUR PROGRAMS

The Communication Sciences and Disorders Department fosters a unique and unified approach to clinical education and innovative research opportunities, and cultivates collaborative relationships with community, regional, national, and global partners.

SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING CLINIC

 

The UD SLH Clinic exists to train students on how to translate cutting-edge research, into practice – and practice into the next great research findings. Our Clinic is one of a few University Speech-Language-Hearing Clinics nationally to participate in data tracking for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association National Outcomes Measurement System.  Located in the UD STAR Health Sciences Complex, the Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic has 6 treatment rooms and one large group treatment area. Additionally, a wide range of hearing diagnostic services are available in our audiology suite as well.  We are open to the public!

 

UD SLH clinician interacting with child in clinic using props

CSCD News

Latest News
  • Kathleen Matt announces retirement plans

    Kathleen Matt announces retirement plans

    September 09, 2021 | Written by UDaily Staff
    Kathleen S. Matt, dean of the University of Delaware College of Health Sciences (CHS) since 2009, has announced her plans to retire after the 2021-22 academic year. An alumna of UD, Matt also serves as professor of psychological and brain sciences and professor of kinesiology and applied physiology.
  • UNDERSTANDING MOTOR PROBLEMS IN CHILDREN WITH ASD

    August 18, 2021 | Written by Ashley Barnas
    Bhat awarded NIH grant for research on children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Aphasia Summer Intensive makes strides for stroke survivors in online format

    July 16, 2021 | Written by Ashley Barnas
    University of Delaware Speech Pathologists and graduate students gathered on Zoom each day for three weeks to work with their summer crew of stroke survivors as part of the UD Aphasia Summer Intensive program (UDASI).

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