Clinical Centers Faculty Present at ASHA Convention
Several members of the Loyola Clinical Centers Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology faculty presented posters and papers at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association convention in Philadelphia, Pa., Nov. 18 -20. These included:
Cheryl Councill and Mina Goodman, clinical faculty, and Libby Kumin, Ph.D., professor of speech-language pathology - "Addressing Social Skills in Adolescents/Young Adults with Down Syndrome"
Sally Gallena, clinical faculty -"Differential Diagnosis for Four Patients Presenting with Dyspnea"
Janet Simon Schreck, executive director - "The Impact of 'Normal Aging' on Cognitive Communication Skills"
Erin Stauder, clinical faculty - a poster highlighting the "Expanding Horizons: Broadway Kids" program, a partnership with the Columbia Center for Theatrical Arts that facilitates the improvement of social communication skills in children with social skills and communication impairments
"M" improved her articulation with the help of sessions tailored specifically to her interests, which made her more engaged.