This clinic assists school-age children who demonstrate difficulty with listening, phonemic awareness, spelling, word identification, reading comprehension, and writing.
The clinic assists children and adolescents who are struggling with listening, phonemic awareness, spelling, word identification, reading comprehension, and written expression.
50-minute weekly sessions during Nazareth's fall and spring semesters
Individual or a small group format, depending upon client needs and clinic schedules.
Schedules for therapy are completed before the start of each semester.
Evaluations are scheduled throughout the semester.
Therapy services are provided by students in the communication sciences and disorders and graduate speech-language pathology programs. All therapy is supervised by faculty certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and licensed by the New York State Office of the Professions.
Clients are referred to the clinic from multiple sources, including current clinic families, other clinics and clients, case managers, physicians, social workers, teachers, and community speech-language therapists, but referrals are not required. A current speech-language evaluation and/or progress report must be available. Arrangements for evaluation can be made through the clinic if needed.
Eligibility and Fees
The clinic offers affordable services to families. Please contact the clinic for the current fees. A sliding fee scale is available.
The language and literacy clinic is on the Nazareth campus in the Wellness and Rehabilitation Institute. The clinic space is accessible.
Coordinator of Operations in Communication Sciences & Disorders