Speech-language pathologists work to prevent, assess, diagnose, and treat speech, language, social communication, cognitive-communication, and swallowing disorders in children and adults. Audiologists are health-care professionals who evaluate, diagnose, treat, and manage hearing loss, tinnitus, and balance disorders in newborns, children, and adults.
Sherri Winslow was presented with the NCSHLA State Clinical Achievement Award on Thursday, March 8th at the 2018 Annual Convention in Raleigh, NC. This award recognizes contributions to the advancement of clinical practice in speech-language pathology and/or audiology. Because she received this award, she also becomes a nominee for the ASHA Foundation Louis DiCarlo Award, which will be presented at the upcoming ASHA Convention scheduled for November in Boston, Massachusetts.
The ECU NSSLHA chapter was well represented at ECU Student Involvement Fair in February! Great job sharing about our organization and profession with other students and members of the university! (Shown: Haven Harris, Shana Mccusker, and Haley Sellers).
A community based clinic for communication disorders. Faculty and supervised graduate students provide diagnostic and therapy for communication disorders to children and adults in areas related to: speech, language, voice, stuttering, aphasia, ALS, and hearing loss. The Clinic has over 3,000 visits per year. Summer camps are given for children with autism, and severe hearing loss.