Communication Disorders Blog

  • Congratulations CoDA!

    September 21, 2012

    Truman State University’s Communication Disorders Association(CoDA) is a chapter of the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA). CoDA received silver recognition for the 2011-2012 academic year. To be awarded silver recognition our Chapter donated 250 dollars to NSSLHA Loves, whose focus was the National Center for Family Literacy. Additionally, our Chapter invited Zach Wyatt, […]

  • Alumni Visitor Dr. Kia Hartfield Johnson

    September 10, 2012

    We were glad to see Kia Hartfield Johnson and her son, 4 month old Chase, last week. Kia was here to help the Truman McNair Program celebrate 20 yrs of success at Truman. Dr.  Johnson is an assistant professor at James Madison University in VA, where she has a research lab for fluency disorders.  She received her master’s degree […]

  • Welcome to Dr. Julia Edgar

    June 27, 2012

    CMDS is proud to welcome Julia Edgar. Dr. Edgar did her undergraduate work at Valparaiso University, received her master’s degree from University of Kansas, and obtained her Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota. She completed post-doctoral study at the National Institute of Health in Bethesda. Dr. Edgar has extensive research, clinical, and teaching experience. She […]

  • Welcome to Dr. Judy Johnson

    CMDS is proud to welcome Judy Johnson. Dr. Johnson completed her undergraduate and master’s degrees at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. She obtained her Ph.D. from Howard University. Dr. Johnson has wide-ranging clinical and teaching experiences, especially with adult populations. She has previously taught at Saint Xavier and Northern Illinois universities. She has special interests in issues […]

  • TSR’s iPad Resource Page!

    April 24, 2012

    TSR (Top Secret Research) has developed a website of resources for the iPad! Be sure to check it out!!

  • Missouri Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention

    April 16, 2012

    On April 13-15, Faculty and Students attended the MSHA convention at Tan Tar A Resort in Lake of the Ozarks, MO. Our department had a booth in the exhibit hall, promoting our 50th Anniversary campaign. A special congratulations to Maggie Hilliard, graduate student, who was awarded MSHA’s Oustanding Graduate Award, and to Dean Janet Gooch, who was […]

  • 50th Anniversary of the Speech and Hearing Clinic Campaign Kickoff!

    April 3, 2012

    On Saturday, March 24, 2012, the Truman State University Speech and Hearing Clinic celebrated the kickoff of our “$50 for the 50th” campaign. A formal reception in the Student Union was held. Special guest speakers included Troy Paino, University President; Janet Gooch, Dean of the School of Health Sciences and Education; and Grace Strube, current […]

  • “50 for the 50th” Campaign

    March 12, 2012

    Below is the website you can use to give towards our “50 for the 50th” campaign! Take a look!

  • 4th Annual Language and Literacy Conference- Friday, April 24, 2012

    January 30, 2012

    Click on the link below for details about the 4th Annual Language and Literacy Conference! The conference will be held Friday, April 24, 2012. Sign up today!!2012 DEBORAH R GLASER EDD POSTCARD

  • Congratulations!!!!!!

    December 12, 2011

    The following student clinicians submitted PERFECT client folders for Fall Semester, 2011. This is an AWESOME accomplishment and a tribute to the quality of services you are providing. Congratulations to: Maggie Hilliard Tricia Hurt Kristi Langendorfer Lindsey Hanson Katie Shirmulus Audrey Nyi Kristen Lincoln Grace Strube Jenna Wise Elise Dunard Amy Liebler Hailey Feldhaus Sarah […]