The Speech Language Pathology team offers inpatient and outpatient treatment. Services are provided by professional speech language pathologists holding master’s level degrees, as well as being both licensed by the Kentucky Board of Speech Language Pathology and nationally certified by the American Speech Language Hearing Association.
Request an appointment online or call 859-257-7918
The Speech Language Pathology team provides evaluation and treatment of a variety of different diagnoses in both adults and children on a daily basis, including the following:
• Childhood Speech and Language Disorders (PDF, 102 KB)• Stuttering • Pediatric feeding disorders• Dysphagia (PDF, 100 KB) (swallowing disorder) evaluation and treatment • Evaluation and treatment of acquired neurogenic and other adult speech and language disorders • Cognitive evaluations and treatment • Communication assistance to patients status post-laryngectomy• Pre-operative education for patients prior to laryngectomy• Modified barium swallow studies• Assessment for Passy Muir Speaking Valve for patients with tracheostomy tubes• Assessment of velopharyngeal port insufficiency
• Socialization play groups• Aphasia group treatment• Traumatic brain injury group treatment• Involvement in the Lost Chords Club for patients post-laryngectomy
ASDC is a national organization of families and professionals committed to education and supporting parents and families to create opportunities for their children who are deaf and hard of hearing. ASDC's primary mission is to advocate quality programs and services so parents can make informed choices to meet their children's educational and social needs.www.deafchildren.org
Offering families hope, guidance and encouragement. John Tracy Clinic provides worldwide free parent-centered services to young children.www.johntracyclinic.org
NAD provides services and support for deaf individuals and their families. Includes local chapter links and articles.www.nad.org
Supporting persons who are deaf-blind and their families.www.nfadb.org
The S.E.E. (Signing Exact English) Center for the Advancement of Deaf Children was established in 1984 as a nonprofit organization to work with parents and educators of hearing impaired children. Goals of the center are to promote early identification and intervention, promote development of improved English skills and promote understanding of principles of Signing Exact English and its use.www.seecenter.org
• UK Communication Sciences and Disorders Clinic is located on the first floor, room 110, of the Charles T. Wethington Building, adjacent to Kentucky Clinic.• Otolaryngology Clinic is located on the 3rd floor of Kentucky Clinic.
Inpatient services, depending on service needed:
• UK Chandler Hospital• Markey Cancer Center• Kentucky Children’s Hospital• UK Chandler Hospital radiology department
Physician and self referrals are accepted.
Sarah Campbell, MS, CCC-SLP, Director of Clinical Services
Mary Beth Allen, MS, CCC-SLP
Ellen Hagerman, MA, CCC-SLP
Anne Lattin, MS, CCC-SLP
Leah Olson Shearer, MS, CCC-SLP
Meg Shake, MS, CCC-SLP