Provides speech, language, and cognitive services for people with acquired brain injuries. Engages clients in meaningful activities to reach their educational, vocational, and recreational potential.
People recovering from brain injuries such as stroke, traumatic brain injury, or brain tumor. Also family education and training.
Clients may need help to improve speaking, comprehension, verbal and written language expression, or cognitive functions such as self-management, attention, memory, organization, or problem solving.
Some clients may benefit from exploring the use of innovative technology to improve functional communication or cognition.
Through other Nazareth clinics, clients may also receive art therapy, health education, music therapy, physical therapy, or social work services.
50-minute weekly sessions during the fall and spring semesters.
Individual or a small-group format, depending upon client needs and clinic scheduling factors.
Clients are typically scheduled at the beginning of a semester. New clients may need to wait for the next semester.
Therapy services are provided by students in the graduate speech-language pathology program. All therapy is supervised by faculty holding a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) and a New York State License in Speech-Language Pathology.
Eligibility and Fees
Please contact the clinic for the current fees. A sliding scale is available upon request. Insurance is not taken or required.
The brain injury clinic is on the Nazareth campus in the Wellness and Rehabilitation Institute. The clinic space is wheelchair accessible.
Coordinator of Operations in Communication Sciences & Disorders