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Research Finds Communication Therapy Effective But More Studies Needed

Thursday, October 05, 2017

Christine Holyfield, a new faculty member in communications disorders, conducted research on the effectiveness of augmentative and alternative communication with teens and adults with autism.

College of Education and Health Professions Research & Innovation Communication Disorders

Communication Disorders Program Hosts CDIS Fall Conference

Thursday, September 21, 2017

The conference welcomed 50 attendees, including professionals from across the state of Arkansas, as well as graduate and undergraduate students in communication disorders.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Health Lectures Communication Disorders

U of A Speech and Hearing Clinic Offers Support Group for People Who Stutter

Thursday, September 21, 2017

The U of A Speech and Hearing Clinic has formed the Fayetteville chapter of the National Stuttering Association, and its first meeting is set for noon Wednesday, Oct. 4, at the Epley Center for Health Professions.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Communication Disorders

New Communication Disorders Faculty Member's Work Focuses on People with Disabilities

Friday, September 15, 2017

Assistant professor Christine Holyfield researches augmentative and alternative communication, focusing on developing and evaluating interventions for people whose speech capabilities don't meet their daily needs.

College of Education and Health Professions Appointments Education Communication Disorders

Deadline Approaching for Fall Communication Disorders Conference

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Monday, Sept. 11 is the deadline to register for the Fall Conference of the University of Arkansas communication disorders program. The conference is set Saturday, Sept. 16.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Lectures Communication Disorders

U of A Graduate Chosen as Mentor of Year for Communication Disorders Program

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Alumna Maureen "Mo" Fernicola mentors U of A students now that she works as director of rehabilitation services at Rogers Health and Rehab. The program named her Mentor of the Year.

College of Education and Health Professions Awards Communication Disorders

Deadline Today to Register for April 15 Communication Disorders Symposium at U of A

Monday, April 10, 2017

The symposium will take place from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Donald W. Reynolds Center, 145 Buchanan Ave. in Fayetteville. Cost is $110 for professionals and $55 for U of A clinical supervisors.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Lectures Communication Disorders

Communication Disorders Symposium Set for April 15 at U of A

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

The U of A will offer experts in autism and childhood apraxia of speech at a symposium April 15 on campus for speech-language therapy professionals and students. Register online.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Health Lectures Communication Disorders

U of A Retired Professor Receives Highest Honor From National Organization

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Barbara Shadden, who retired as a University Professor of communication disorders in 2011, received the 2016 Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences Honors.

College of Education and Health Professions Awards Health Communication Disorders

U of A Speech and Hearing Clinic Hosts Children with Hearing Loss at Holiday Event

Thursday, December 08, 2016

University of Arkansas students studying communication disorders provided activities for children who are deaf or hard of hearing at a holiday event at the Speech and Hearing Clinic.

College of Education and Health Professions Graduate School Diversity & Multiculturalism Education Events Health Outreach Communication Disorders
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