Faculty and Staff


  • MA, Master of Arts, Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Central Florida
  • CCC-SLP, Certificate of Clinical Competence for Speech-Language Pathologists
  • CBIS, Certified Brain Injury Specialist
Areas of Specialty
  • Supervision
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Dysphagia
  • Adult neurogenic/acquired motor-speech
  • Language Disorders
  • Acquired Brain Injury/Cognitive Communication.
  • SPA 6553L: Clinical Practice in Differential Diagnosis in Speech and Language Pathology - Dysphagia Lab

    In depth practical study in the assessment of swallowing disorders.

  • SPA 6565: Feeding and Swallowing Disorders

    Introduction to disorders of feeding and deglutition across the lifespan.

  • How NFL Player Damar Hamlin Tackled the Odds: Health Experts Weigh In

    Written By: Heather Lovett | January 23, 2023
    A panel of UCF medical and rehabilitation experts discuss what happened, what Hamlin’s physical and mental recovery could look like, and protecting the heart health of athletes.
  • Clinical Spotlight: Amy Engelhoven Develops Online Intensive Therapy Services to Meet Needs of People with Aphasia During the Pandemic and Beyond

    Written By: Camille Dolan '98 | June 24, 2021
    When Amy Engelhoven, director of UCF’s Aphasia House, came to UCF in 2017, she said one of her goals for the program was to increase telehealth for patients with aphasia,...
  • Communicating Momentum: Communication Disorders Clinic Serves Patients During Pandemic

    Written By: Camille Dolan '98 | October 16, 2020
    The Communication Disorders Clinic, located in Research Park on the campus of the University of Central Florida, is operating differently than it did pre-pandemic, but its commitment to helping those with speech or language difficulties has...
  • Internships Provide a Variety of Opportunities for CSD Students

    Written By: Drexler B. James ’13 | June 24, 2019
    Public schools, private clinics, nursing homes and hospitals are just a few places where communication sciences and disorders students intern during the year. With more than 200 community partnerships, there...
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