The Speech-Language & Hearing Clinic, housed in the Health Sciences & Business Administration building, is located at 2525 North Patterson Street (across from South Georgia Medical Center).

Phone: 229-219-1301 

Fax: 229-219-1302

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Valdosta State University Speech-Language and Hearing Clinic

  • The Valdosta State University (VSU) Speech-Language and Hearing Clinic is operated by the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and is under the James L. and Dorothy H. Dewar College of Education and Human Services. 
  • The clinic offers hearing evaluations, speech/language evaluations, and speech/language therapy to the community.  Services are provided by graduate clinicians, who are supervised by licensed and certified speech-language pathologists.
  • Our 25,350 square foot facility houses classrooms, faculty and staff offices, 11 therapy rooms, a full audiological suite, and a voice/speech science lab.  
  • Therapy rooms feature an observation hall to allow caregivers to observe therapy sessions and a secure closed-circuit television system to allow clinical supervisors to observe therapy sessions.
  • The Clinic schedule follows the VSU academic calendar.  The spring session operates from January through April, the summer session operates from June and July, and the fall session operates from August through November.  No services are offered during the months of May and December.
For more information about the Valdosta Speech & Hearing Clinic, please contact the us  at (229) 219-1301.

Our Services

Services are provided in our campus clinic and at various satellite sites in the community. At the VSU Speech & Hearing Clinic, we focus on screening, evaluating, and treating a variety of communication and swallowing disorders for a wide range of ages, including:
  • Articulation & Phonological Delays & Disorders
  • Language Delays & Disorders
  • Fluency Disorders (Stuttering)
  • Voice & Resonance Disorders
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Pediatric Feeding Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Accent Modification
  • Cognitive, Memory, Attention, Communication, & Swallowing Problems as the Result of Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury, & Neurological Disease, including Parkinson’s Disease, ALS

Mission Statement

The VSU Speech-Language and Hearing Clinic's mission is to promote excellence in the clinical education of CSD graduate students and to provide state-of-the-art services in the areas of treatment and evaluation to individuals of all ages within the community and surrounding areas.

The Valdosta Speech-Language and Hearing Clinic also continues to meet the department, college, and university's missions of commitment to public service, continuing education, and economic development activities that address needs, improve the quality of life, and raise the educational level within the university's scope of influence.

The Speech-Language & Hearing Clinic at Valdosta State University (VSU) upholds all applicable laws and policies regarding discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex (including sexual harassment and pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. The University prohibits specific forms of behavior that violate Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. Clients will NOT be denied services based on the above areas or on income.

In compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and other federal, state, and local laws, Valdosta State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status in employment processes, admission or financial aid programs, or educational programs or activities.

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