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Communication Sciences and Disorders

Alumnus Rousseau Receives 2015 Professional Achievement Award

Written By: Karen Guin | November 4, 2015
The UCF Alumni Association and College of Health and Public Affairs presented their 2015 Professional Achievement Award to communication sciences and disorders alumnus Bernard Rousseau,...
Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy Program Among Nation’s First to Adopt Anatomage Technology

Written By: Karen Guin | October 26, 2015
Watching his mother go through physical therapy after a rotator cuff injury inspired Christopher Atkinson to make physical therapy his career. Already into health and...
Physical Therapy

Students Learn Value of Interprofessional Collaboration in Health Care

Written By: Karen Guin | October 23, 2015
A growing trend in health care education is interprofessional collaboration. According to the National Institutes of Health, studies show that when dealing with complex health...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Event Helps Stutterers Find Their Voices

Written By: Karen Guin | October 22, 2015
Approximately 130 campus community members attended the Oct. 21 event “Stuttering: People Who Stutter Share Their Stories” in the Student Union. The event provided a forum...
Communication Disorders Clinic

‘Word by Word’ Recounts Client’s Journey at Aphasia House

Written By: David Janosik | October 13, 2015
Stuart Neale is a stroke survivor who worked to regain his speech in intensive therapy sessions offered by Aphasia House. Read about his story in “Word...
Athletic Training

Athletic Training Student Earns Chance of a Lifetime and $1,000 Scholarship

Written By: Karen Guin | October 12, 2015
This past summer Charles Claxton, a senior in the UCF Athletic Training Program, earned the opportunity of a lifetime when he was selected to do...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Clinic to Offer Tours of New State-of-the-Art Facilities Oct. 9

Written By: Karen Guin | October 5, 2015
The Communication Disorders Clinic will hold an open house from 1-3 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 9 to showcase its new state-of-the-art facility in Central Florida...
Physical Therapy

ONE Central Florida Short: Go Baby Go!

Written By: WUCF TV | October 1, 2015
Go Baby Go! A new way to give mobility to disabled children takes off in Orlando.
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Bridge Builders Academy Brings UCF Expertise to Evans High School

Written By: Karen Guin | September 23, 2015
A new literacy program developed in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is employing evidence-based practices to boost the literacy skills of young high school students. Doctoral program...
Physical Therapy

Tucker Named UCF Woman of Disctinction

Written By: Karen Guin | September 23, 2015
The Center for Success of Women Faculty has selected physical therapy Lecturer Jennifer Tucker to receive an annual Women of Distinction award. Tucker if one of just three...

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