Saint Xavier University Communication Sciences and Disorders Department Ludden Speech Clinic

CSD Faculty

Pamela Klick, M.A., CCC-SLP/L

Pam KlickClinical Professor, Director of Ludden Speech and Language Clinic and Coordinator of Clinical Education

Email: klick@sxu.edu

Areas of Specialization

Courses Taught

Selected Presentations

Goldacker, F., Klick, P., Schupback. J., Tessler. K., (February, 2014). Why should I accept a graduate student intern for practicum?? To be presented at the annual meeting of the Illinois Speech Language-Hearing Association, Rosemont, IL.

Alarcon, N., Buder, E., Klick, P. , Lougeay, J., Madison, C., McCready, V., Tullos, D. (April, 2013). Alternative clinical education-the future is now. Presented at the national meeting of the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences & Disorders, Phoenix, AZ.

Bruce, M., Gavett, E., Klick, P., McMollum, M., Peaper-Fillyaw, R., Robinson, L., Scott, L. (April, 2013). The preparation of clinical educators: CAPCSD ad hoc committee report. Presented at the national meeting of the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences & Disorders, Phoenix, AZ.

Szymanski, C., Klick, P., Dudding, C., & Williams, S. (April, 2012). Simulated case studies for clinical education. Presented at the national meeting of the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences & Disorders, San Diego, CA

Polelle, D., Klick, P, Schmitt, M., Sennett, W. & Szymanski, C. (May, 2011). Use of technology in clinical and classroom instruction in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Presented at a Center for Engaged Learning conference. Chicago, IL.

Klick, P., & Schmitt, M. (2009). Supervision of graduate students in university clinics: professional preparation. Poster session presented at the Teaching & Learning Symposium. Saint Xavier University, Chicago, IL.

Selected Publications

Bruce, M., Gavett, E., Klick, P., McMollum, M., Peaper-Fillyaw, R., Robinson, L., Scott, L. (2013). The preparation of clinical educators in speech-language pathology. Retrieved from: Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders

Klick, P., and Schmitt, M. (2010). Professional preparation of clinical educators in university graduate programs. Perspectives on Issues in Higher Education, 13(2), 49-57.

Klick, P. (2008). Implementation of mission and core values into clinical teaching. Conference Proceedings of the Carlow Round Table.

Professional Activities

Invited Member: Blue Ribbon Panel on Supervision assembled by the ASHA to identify knowledge and skills needed by speech-language pathologists and audiologists at a variety of professional levels, 2012-2013.

Invited Member: Ad Hoc Committee of the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences & Disorders to examine alternative methods of providing clinical education for graduate students in the discipline, 2011 to 2013.

Invited Member: Ad Hoc Committee of the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences & Disorders to examine professional preparation of clinical educators and supervisory practices in graduate programs in Communication Sciences & Disorders, 2011 to present.

Peer Reviewer: Reviewed professional proposals for presentations in the area of Academic and Clinical Education Issues for the 2011 and 2012 American Speech Language and Hearing Association National Conventions.