Coronavirus (COVID-19) Status
Due to concerns over COVID19, the NIU Speech-Language Hearing Clinic will be closed until further notice. We are offering curbside and drop-off hearing aid services. Details are here, or please call 815-753-1481.
The Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic offers a comprehensive program of evaluation and treatment for individuals with a hearing concern, tinnitus, dizziness/balance or concussion-related issues, as well as speech, language, cognitive communication and swallowing disorders.
With an emphasis on research, application of the latest in clinical education and practical care, our students gain real-world experience working with experienced, licensed professionals to deliver comprehensive diagnostic assessments and treatment to residents throughout the northern Illinois region.
The NIU Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic is a critical component of the university’s accredited Doctor of Audiology, and M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology programs. Students and faculty provide services and conduct research in the clinic.
Story time videos
Educational videos for hearing issues
We have created a series of hearing-related educational videos to help navigate today's challenges.
Tips for speech-language learningWe have created these speech-language pathology tip sheets to assist with at-home learning.
- Parallel and self talk
- Giving choices
- Statements vs. questions
- Milieu approach
- Repetitive books and songs