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Raleigh named director of Speech and Hearing Center – research news


Posted on Monday, July 16th, 2012 by UNCG Research.

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Redacted from an article by Lanita Withers Goins, University Relations

Associate Professor Louise F. Raleigh, Communication Sciences and Disorders

On July 1st, Ms. Louise Raleigh took the helm of the UNCG Speech and Hearing Center. Raleigh, previously the center’s assistant director, replaces retiring director Vicki McCready.

A nationally certified and state-licensed speech-language pathologist, Raleigh is an associate professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, where she has supervised and taught for the past 14 years. Raleigh has experience providing speech-language therapy in a variety of settings to individuals of all ages, from infants to seniors. Her areas of clinical and research interest include reading and writing disorders, foreign accent and dialect modification, and clinical supervision.

Raleigh currently represents UNCG as campus coordinator for the NC Consortium for Distance Education in Communication Sciences and Disorders. She is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and serves as president of the NC Speech, Hearing and Language Association. The NC Association of Supervisors in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, which Raleigh has also led as president,  named her the NC Supervisor of the Year in 2008.