Clinic Overview - NIU - NIU - Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic

Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic

Clinic Overview

  • Over 20,000 square feet of clinic space with 4,500 square feet dedicated to providing Audiology services, 5,500 square feet dedicated to providing Speech-Language Pathology services, and 2,000 square feet dedicated to contemporary research in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.
  • Provide clinical services and consultation to individuals and/or families of Northern Illinois including Boone, Dekalb, DuPage, Kane, Lee, McHenry, Ogle, Stephenson, and Winnebago counties.
  • Outreach clinical services at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, KishHealth Physical Therapy, and St. Mary's Sycamore.

During a 12 month period the clinic provided:

  • Speech Language Hearing Clinic imageNewborn Hearing Screenings to over 750 families
  • Hearing Evaluations to over 1,000 individuals
  • Hearing Aid Evaluations for over 250 individuals
  • Clinical Education Experience for over 40 Audiology graduate students
  • Speech-Language Assessments for over 75 individuals/families
  • Speech-Language Treatment for over 75 individuals/families; over 1,000 treatment sessions
  • Clinical Education Experiences for over 50 Speech-Language Pathology graduate students

Clinical Services

Audiology - Pediatric and Adult

  • Speech Language Hearing Clinic imageHearing Evaluation
  • Hearing Aid Consultation and Evaluation
  • Hearing Aid Fitting and Repair
  • Auditory Processing Evaluation (Team)
  • Videonystagmography (VNG) for Dizziness
  • Otoacoustic Emissions Evaluation
  • Auditory Brainstem Response Evaluation (ABR)
  • Newborn Hearing Screening and Evaluation
  • Assisted Listening Devices
  • Earwax (Cerumen) Removal

Speech-Language Pathology - Pediatric and Adult

  • Speech Assessment and Treatment
  • Language Assessment and Treatment
  • Voice Assessment and Treatment
  • Fluency/Stuttering Assessment and Treatment
  • Swallowing Assessment and Treatment