Kate Krings, M.S., CCC-SLP
Kate Krings M.S., CCC-SLP joined the UW Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences in 2008. Before joining the faculty at SPHSC, she was an SLP for the Seattle Public schools for 5 years. She has a clinical interest in serving culturally-linguistically diverse, high-risk and underserved populations. She has taught courses in adolescent and school age language disorders, pediatric speech sound disorders, and public school speech-lanaguge pathology and audiology. She supervises pediatric speech and language evaluation and treatment practia in the UW Speech and Hearing Clinic. She is the public schools placement coordinator. She is the creator and coordinator of two special projects within the department. The UW Prison Project with the Washington Corrections Center for Women (WCCW) is a partnership betwen the department and the Residential Parenting Program at WCCW. The Communication for Life program provides communication skill support for young adults with developmental disabilities as they transition out of the public schools and into adulthood.