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SLP Specialty Clinics

English Language Proficiency Clinic

The ELPC is a specialized speech and language clinic associated with the main Kent State University Speech and Hearing Clinic. Clients are seen individually by M.A. level students from our graduate program in Speech Pathology



The Speech Pathology and Audiology Department hosts a research project studying the efficacy of using a "telepractice" or telehealth service delivery model to provide speech and language therapy services to students in rural Ohio school districts.


AAC & Social Skills Group

This is a social skills group for kids ages 10-15 yrs that either use AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication) or need extra time and support to use speech. Each 45-minute session is focused on providing opportunities with peers to use routine language, engage ins social activities like games, and develop language for age-appropriate interests and topics. Monday sessions start October 1st. Click the link above (header title) and/or call (330) 672-2141 for more information and to Sign Up



Boundaries Social Skills Group

Do you have a child between the ages of 10 and 15 yrs? Do they understand the difference between a friend and a classmate? If not, the Boundaries Social Skills Group could be just what you need! The group is focused on teaching:

  • Appropriate social interactions for the various levels of relationships (family, friends, acquaintances, etc.)
  • How to identify the characteristics of each relationship level
  • Types of behavior appropriate for that relationship level (hugs, handshakes, waves, etc.)

This is a seven week program that STARTS September 13 and is a collaboration between the Autism Society of Greater Akron and Kent State University. Click the link above (header title) or call (330) 672-2141 for more information.