Communication Sciences & Disorders Faculty
Eileen McBride is a clinical psychologist and teacher. She began her career as a therapist working in the Northern Ireland Health Service. Since then she has managed adult psychiatry services in both in-patient and community settings and developed a private practice in London's financial district, specializing in stress and anxiety management.
McBride's research has focused on gender and mental health, particularly in the experience of managing the work-life balance. She has taught psychology at the undergraduate and graduate level for more than 15 years. The development of effective and innovative strategies in the teaching of psychology is a current focus for her. Recently, McBride also has been working with social media formats in the exploration of psychological models of pathology.
CSD Department news
See how CSD faculty, students, and alumni are shaping the fields of speech pathology, audiology, and health communication.
Katie O'Neil '09, '11
Katie O'Neil '09, '11 reveals why she chose speech pathology and how giving her students communication tools makes her feel. Watch now »
Grossman studies facial expression to aid people with autism
In her research, Communication Sciences and Disorders Assistant Professor Ruth Grossman wants to address some of the communication problems that children with autism face as they interact with others at home and school.