ASLP Clinics:

 

Clinic Information

The University of North Texas Speech and Hearing Center has been serving people with speech, language, and hearing disorders since 1967. The Center strives to provide superior professional diagnostic and treatment services in speech-language pathology and audiology while providing excellence in clinical education for students in the Department of Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology at the University of North Texas. Our showcase facility boasts a hearing aid dispensary, preschool language room, numerous therapy and diagnostic rooms, areas for families to observe clinical sessions, and ample parking.

Conveniently located near downtown Denton and Interstate 35, the center attracts clients from throughout northern Texas and southern Oklahoma. The Center averages 5000 client visits per year, with over 150 people receiving therapy on a weekly basis and more than 500 coming to have their speech, language, or hearing evaluated. The professional personnel includes twenty speech-language pathologists and audiologists, all holding professional certification from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association or American Academy of Audiology and licensure from the State of Texas.

The UNT Speech and Hearing Center provides services to clients in a non-discriminatory manner without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national or ethnic origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship, or status as a covered veteran.

Cassie Thomas, Au.D., F-AAA  --  Clinical Director for Audiology

Theresa Kouri, Ph.D., CCC-SLP  --  Clinical Director for Speech-Language Pathology

Appointments

For an appointment, call 940-565-2262 or Email Us

The University of North Texas Speech and Hearing Center accepts referrals from community agencies, patients and their families, physicians, schools, speech-language pathologists, and other audiologists. The Center is accepting a wide variety of health insurance, including Medicare and Medicaid. The Center has a sliding fee scale. For further information or to make an appointment, call 940-565-2262.

Notice of Privacy Practices

Notice of Privacy Practices

Hours

The Center is open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Services are provided by appointment.

Contact Information   

Physical Address:
Speech and Hearing Center
907 West Sycamore Street
Denton, Texas

(940) 565-2262 (voice)
(940) 369-7702 (fax)
TTY ( 940) 369-7325

Mailing Address
University of North Texas
Speech and Hearing Center
1155 Union Circle # 305010
Denton, Texas 76203

 

 

 

Aural Rehabilitation Program

 

Dr. Amanda Labue is the Advisor/Coordinator for the graduate student-led Aural Rehabilitation class aimed at potential or new hearing aid users within our Audiology Clinic and Community.  This class meets two times per semester and has rotating lectures.

The Following Topics may be Included:

  • induction loops, TV ALDs, remotes
  • hearing aid components and maintenance
  • amplified/caption phones, government phone programs
  • Bluetooth Assistive Devices and HA phone apps
  • government assistance programs
  • Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
  • Hearing protection/Musician’s Ear Plugs
  • medications/pharmacology/ototoxicity

Her Clinical Specialties include: 

  •  Comprehensive diagnostic hearing evaluations pediatric through geriatric
  • Evaluation, fitting, verification, and modification of hearing aids, FM systems, and Bluetooth/wireless equipment
  • Cerumen Management
  • Tinnitus Evaluations
  • Aural (Re)habilitation
  • Texas Workforce Commission hearing evaluations and hearing aid services
  • Hearing Protection/Musician’s Earplug evaluations and fittings

 

Speech & Language Services

 

The University of North Texas Speech and Hearing Center provides state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment services for persons who have speech and language needs. Clients range in age from eighteen months to eighty years and reflect a diversity of speech, language, and voice disorders.

To evaluate clients' communication abilities and needs, speech-language pathologists certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and licensed by the State of Texas team with student clinicians to administer nationally-recognized speech and language tests. The diagnostic team also has access to the latest equipment and technologies for the identification of voice and swallowing disorders.

The Center offers both individual and group therapy sessions. The one-on-one interaction of the individual approach provides clients with intensive treatment tailored to their specific needs. Groups afford clients opportunities to achieve therapy goals in a naturalistic setting while interacting with people with similar communication disorders. The Center has several exciting group programs including a preschool for children with language impairments and a group for adults who have communication disorders resulting from stroke or head injury.

Aphasia Support Group

Facebook: UNT Aphasia Support Group

Twitter: @UNTAphasiaGroup

 

Hearing Services, Hearing Aids, and Hearing Conservation

 

The UNT Speech and Hearing Center has a state of the art hearing clinic that offers comprehensive diagnostic and rehabilitation services. We offer a wide range of hearing aid technology, including models that automatically adjust volume, suppress background noise, and improve listening effort. 

Services are provided by nationally-certified and state-licensed audiologists, and graduate students under their supervision.

Our hearing services include

  • an extended trial period for hearing aids, with consumer-focused services such as communication strategies and assistive listening devices
  • measurements that ensure the hearing aid is providing sufficient benefit
  • special testing procedures for infants and young children
  • vestibular evaluations
  • tinnitus evaluations and therapy
  • APD testing

We also have access to research-supported assistive technology for the treatment of tinnitus (ringing in the ears). The Center is a provider of custom-fitted hearing protection for musicians and a variety of high-noise environments.

The UNT Speech and Hearing Center accepts most insurance plans with hearing benefits.

If you feel you are having problems with hearing, speech, or language or suspect that a family member or friend is having difficulty, contact our Center for an evaluation.