Speech Language Pathology
Consider the professions of speech-language pathology and audiology and the various roles of certified speech-language pathologists and audiologists
This credit-bearing program is scheduled to take place from July 7-July 27, 2024 on Adelphi’s Garden City Campus.
In this course, high school students will examine and consider the professions of speech-language pathology and audiology and the various roles of certified speech-language pathologists and audiologists. The work will aid students in exploring the importance of professional values and ethical behavior, the clinician-patient relationship, as well as communication with patients and other healthcare professionals.
- Benefit from hands-on experience in clinical practice by participating in observations of individuals with communication disorders in our on-campus clinic, the Hy Weinberg Center for Communication Disorders.
- Understand different areas of clinical expertise, including disorders of hearing, speech, language, voice, and swallowing across the lifespan.
- Learn more about how a degree in Communication Disorders allows you to pursue meaningful career paths as a speech-language pathologist or audiologist, or within the fields of education or special education, linguistics, science, healthcare, or administration.