Communication Sciences & Disorders Faculty
Lynn Conners is an experienced clinical instructor, mentor, guest lecturer, and certified Early Intervention specialist. Her areas of special interests include infants and toddlers with hearing loss, preschool speech and language screening, and family-centered practice.
At Emerson, Conners coordinates the Thayer Lindsley Family-Centered Program within the Robbins Speech Language and Hearing Center. She supervises graduate students as they evaluate and provide intervention to promote the development of speech, language, auditory perceptual, and play skills of infants and toddlers within parent-infant groups, toddler groups, and individual therapy settings.
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.