Dr Carol Westby, PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-CL | IALP : International Association of Communication Sciences and Disorders (IALP) Dr Carol Westby, PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-CL – IALP : International Association of Communication Sciences and Disorders (IALP)

Dr Carol Westby, PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-CL

Carol Westby, PhD, CCC-SLP , BCS-CL

 

    Consultant

Bilingual Multicultural Services

Albuquerque, New Mexico USA

 

 

Carol has written and presented workshops nationally and internationally on language-literacy disabilities; theory of mind, play, and narrative development; multicultural issues; and the use of the ICF with communication disorders. She is a Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and has received the Honors of the Association.

 

Areas of specialty   

  • language and literacy development and disorders
  • theory of mind, play, and narrative development and assessment
  • effects of hearing loss on social and academic development
  • influence of culture on communication
  • assessment of culturally/linguistically diverse infants/toddlers, children, and adolescents

Populations of interest    

  • Children and adolescents with language/literacy impairments
  • Culturally/linguistically diverse populations
  • Children and adolescents with developmental language disorders, autism, hearing loss