SCSD Doctoral Student Presents Research at FAMU

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Earlier this month, first-year graduate student in the School of Communication Science and Disorders, Ashley Archer, got the chance to present her research to doctoral students at FAMU. Ashley’s research and master thesis use an innovative technology called the GaitRite to study the effect of cognitive-linguistic demands on gait for patients with Aphasia. “In other …

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SCSD Professors Present at ATIA

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In February, faculty members in the School of Communication Science and Disorders took a trip to Orlando for the Assistive Technology Industry Association’s (ATIA) 2020 Conference. The ATIA is the premier organization for manufacturers, sellers and providers of assistive technology. These are products, equipment, and systems that enhance learning, working, and daily living for people …

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New Interdisciplinary Training Opportunity for Individuals Interested in SCSD Master’s Degree

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KiDDs K-12 Individuals with Developmental Disabilities The School of Communication Science and Disorders (SCSD) at FSU recently received a federal grant award from the Office of Special Education Programs of the Department of Education to support students pursuing masters-level training from interdisciplinary backgrounds including Speech-Language Pathology (SLP), Occupational Therapy (OT), Physical Therapy (PT), and Special …

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Recruiting New Doctoral Students for a Funded Leadership Training Program

Triple L: Leadership in Language and Literacy: The School of Communication Science and Disorders received a federal grant award from the Office of Special Education Programs of the Department of Education to support doctoral student leadership training at Florida State University. The $1,246,133 grant was awarded to FSU for the doctoral training project, titled Triple L: Leadership …

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SCSD Faculty Receives Subcontract from Florida Department of Health

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Dr. Mollie Romano from CCI’s School of Communication Science and Disorders and the Communication and Early Childhood Research and Practice Center (CEC-RAP) is partnering with Drs. Patricia Snyder, Brian Reichow and Crystal Bishop at the University of Florida’s Anita Zucker Center for Excellence in Early Childhood Studies on a three-year-long endeavor to support early interventionists …

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Dr. Shannon Hall-Mills Published

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Dr. Shannon Hall-Mills, an assistant professor in the School of Communication Science and Disorders, recently published an article in Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools. Her article, “A Comparison of the Prevalence Rates of Language Impairment Before and After Response-to-Intervention Implementation” presents secondary data analysis of language impairment (LI) prevalence rates of children in public schools before and …

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SCSD Associate Professor Published In Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research

Associate Professor in the School of Communication Science and Disorders, Kaitlin Lansford, and her team were recently published in the Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research. Her group’s article, “Regularity Matters: Unpredictable Speech Degradation Inhibits Adaptation to Dysarthric Speech,” focuses on Dysarthria, a mobile speech disorder arising from neurological damage or disease that often …

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