Communication Sciences & Disorders Faculty

Elaine Rudel

Clinical Instructor (2010)

B.S. Emerson College
M.S. Emerson College

Elaine Rudel

Elaine Rudel holds a CCC in Speech-Language Pathology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is a Massachusetts Department of Public Health Certified Early Intervention Specialist.

As a Clinical Instructor, teacher and consultant, Rudel supervises graduate student clinicians participating in the Parent-Infant Program and in the Parent Support Group of the Thayer Lindsley Family-Centered Program for young children who are deaf and hard of hearing and their families. She also supervises graduate student clinicians participating in the Group Language Therapy Program and who work within the Robbins Speech, Language and Hearing Center. Areas of special interest include language acquisition, early intervention, children who are deaf or hard of hearing, Autism Spectrum Disorders and family-centered treatment approaches.


Office: Ubank 9th Fl.

Phone: 8306


Current Courses

Early Intervention (CD654)
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Katie O'Neil '09, '11

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