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Speech & Hearing Sciences
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Master of Science, Speech Language Pathology, Emerson College (2006)
Bachelor of Arts, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, University of Rochester (2001)
Academic Expertise: 
Pediatric speech and language

Lauren joined the Speech & Hearing Sciences faculty as a part-time Clinical Instructor in the summer of 2013, and became full-time in the fall of 2014. She teaches didactic courses to undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students, as well as clinical courses to graduate students completing diagnostic and treatment rotations in the pediatric unit of the UW Speech & Hearing Clinic. In addition, she is a co-founder of the HuskyMOSSAIC program (Mentoring, Organizational and Social Support for Autism Inclusion on Campus), which pairs undergraduate peer mentors with UW students on the autism spectrum.

Prior to joining the faculty, Lauren worked in Seattle Public Schools with children from preschool through 5th grade, and in Early Intervention settings. She also served as a community supervisor for graduate and undergraduate students.

Lauren is licensed to practice speech-language pathology in the state of Washington, and holds a Certificate of Competence (CCC-SLP) from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. In addition, she is certified to provide the It Takes Two to Talk ® parent training through The Hanen Program ®.