Your dad used to love your homemade sourdough bread. Now, he can barely get it down. Should you be worried about him? Some parts of aging are unavoidable: We all slow down, tire more easily, and take longer to do the things we once took for granted. However, difficulty or disruption in swallowing becomes persistent, it could be a sign of a disorder known as dysphagia.
On September 6, 2016, the inaugural cohort of aspiring speech-language pathologists began classes for Speech@NYU, our online master of science program in Communicative Sciences and Disorders. Currently residing all over the United States, these dedicated students reflect the academic achievement and diversity characteristic of NYU.
Voice is an important part of who we are. It’s the instrument through which we communicate and express ourselves — including how we convey our personalities and gender identities. For many transgender people, having a voice that they feel does not correspond with their gender expression and identity can be a source of stress, anxiety, or depression.
NYU Steinhardt Now Accepting Applications for Speech@NYU, a New Online Master of Science Program in Communicative Sciences and Disorders
NYU Steinhardt is now accepting applications for Speech@NYU, an online master of science program in Communicative Sciences and Disorders. The innovative program combines live online classes of no more than 15 students, self-paced course work, and clinical practicum experiences located at field sites near each student’s community, enabling aspiring speech-language pathologists across the country to earn an NYU education without having to relocate. The first class begins in September 2016.