Autism Caregiver Group

NIU Faculty

Allison Gladfelter, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

agladfelter@niu.edu
Research Website: HUSKIES Lab

Allison Gladfelter, Ph.D. is an assistant professor in the School of Allied Health and Communication Disorders at Northern Illinois University. Before coming to NIU, Gladfelter received her Ph.D. and clinical master's degree in speech-language pathology from Purdue University. She has also worked clinically on an interdisciplinary diagnostic team at the Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis. Gladfelter's research explores language acquisition in children with autism spectrum disorder and developmental language disorder with the ultimate goal of developing more evidence-based language interventions for these children. Gladfelter has over a decade of experience working with children with autism spectrum disorder and she is very excited to get to know the ASD community in the NIU area.

Autism Caregiver Group

NIU Family Health Wellness and Literacy Center
3100 Sycamore Rd
DeKalb, IL 60115
815-753-9126