About the Hearing and Speech Clinic

Student Clinician and Child


The Hearing and Speech Clinic at the University of Maryland provides speech, language, and hearing services for individuals of all ages with a wide variety of disorders. Located in Lefrak Hall in College Park, the Clinic is operated by the Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences as both a training and research facility of speech-language pathology and audiology.

Some Student Clinicians


Services are provided by students who are working towards their Master's degree in speech-language pathology or their Doctoral degree in audiology. These students are closely supervised by experienced speech-language pathologists and audiologists, who are faculty members of the Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences, certified by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) and licensed by the Board of Examiners of the State of Maryland.


Research Study

Our clinical facilities include several modern research laboratories, which allow the clinical faculty to provide the latest and most technologically advanced services.


The Hearing and Speech Clinic is a training facility. Therefore, services are provided at reasonable rates.


Group Therapy Session

Lefrak Hall was designed and constructed to be accessible to persons with disabilities. Adaptive features include a ramp, elevator, amplified telephone, and rest room facilities.

The Hearing and Speech Clinic is located on the ground floor of the building. A wheelchair is available for non-ambulatory clients.

Persons with special needs should park in the lower level of gated Lot A adjacent to the building. Please see the section on "Directions/Parking" or contact the Office Manager for more information.

Non-Discrimination Policy

We are committed to providing equitable treatment to all clients, regardless of race, religious or cultural identity, sexual preference, and gender. The University of Maryland complies with all applicable Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Equal Pay Act, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (to the Higher Education Act of 1965), the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, and all amendments to the foregoing.

If you have further questions about the Hearing and Speech clinic, feel free to contact our office at or by calling (301)-405-4218.