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 News of the IUP Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services.

Price Publishes Book on Reading Aloud with Young Children

Lisa Hammett Price recently published a book titled "Revitalizing Read Alouds: Interactive Talk About Books with Young Children, PreK-2" through Teachers College Press. The book is co-authored with Barbara Bradley, associate professor at the University of Kansas. 

Posted on 6/30/2016 3:41:10 PM

Migyanka's Autism Work Highlighted on CNN.com

Joann Migyanka was recently interviewed by Kaiser Health News about her work to improve the emergency room experience for people with autism.

Posted on 5/6/2016 12:22:42 PM

Migyanka Receives Faculty Award for Teaching

Joann Migyanka, associate professor in the Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services, has been awarded the IUP Senate Distinguished Faculty Award for Teaching for 2016. 

Posted on 5/6/2016 12:13:36 PM

Migyanka and Colleagues Publish about Acute Care for Individuals with Autism

Joann Migyanka, associate professor in the Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services, and colleagues discuss the impact of an instrument that can be used to prepare emergency department staff for the care needs of individuals with autism spectrum disorders ahead of acute presentation. 

Posted on 4/22/2016 12:42:31 PM

Stein Elected Chairman of Pa. Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

David Stein, faculty member and program director in the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology program, was elected to be the chairman of the Pennsylvania Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology.

Posted on 2/23/2016 4:17:11 PM

Hill and Domaracki Receive Grant to Evaluate Transition Planning for Students with Complex Special Needs

Annah Hill and Joseph Domaracki have been awarded a grant through the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services and the ARC of Pennsylvania which will allow them to evaluate the transition planning process for individuals with complex special needs.

Posted on 2/18/2016 3:06:14 PM

Spring 2016 Speech and Hearing Screenings for Education Majors

Education majors who need a speech and hearing screening can attend one of three walk-in sessions in the Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic.

Posted on 1/19/2016 4:37:33 PM

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