Administrator Continuing Education
5201 Cass Ave
Detroit, MI 48202
Communication Sciences and Disorders
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Clinical Instructor Wayne State University
Speech Language Pathologist Craniofacial Team Childrens Hospital of Michigan
CEU administrator for The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
- DEI Committee
- Admissions Committee
- Search Clinical Faculty
- CSD Salary Committee
McCourt, E. F., Balog, H., O’Leary, K. S., & Liening, M. (2009, November). The Assessment of Urban Preschool Children’s Emerging Print Awareness Skills. Poster session presented at the meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing association Convention, New Orleans, LA.
McCourt, E. F., Balog, H., O’Leary, K. S., & Liening, M. (2010 March). Criterion and norm referenced Assessment of Print Awareness in Pre-Literate Urban Preschool Children emerging print awareness skills. Poster session presented at the meeting of the Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing association Convention, Kalamazoo, MI.
Directed Study with Dr. Andruski for Kimberly Tappen (undergraduate) on Acoustic Measurements of Resonance.
Assisting Dr. Andruski in directing Joyce Bride’s research project on Cleft Palate.
Directed Study with Fotini Papaioanno (undergrad) on resonance in Cleft Palate.
Directed Honors Study with Megan Gurka on Head Injury.
Directed Honors Study with Johanna Roa on Right Hemisphere Impairment.
EducationBaccalaureate: Michigan State University; Lansing, MI 1983 Graduate: Wayne State University; Detroit, MI 1985 PostgraduaLicensure:9/30/23 Certification: Certificate of Clinical Competence ASHA
Awards and grants
Award for Continuing Education 2018-2021
Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech Mechanism SLP 5090
Clinical Practicum SLP 5360
Language and Phonological Disorders SLP 6460
Craniofacial Anomalies SLP 7621
Clinical Practicum SLP 6360
American Speech and Hearing Association member since December 1986- Decembr 2022
Special Interest Groups 3,11&5: Speech Science and Oral Facial Disorders; Voice and Voice Disorders; Administration and supervision
Michigan Speech and Hearing Association member January 1987- December 2022
Other qualifications directly relevant to courses taught
Invited Seminars or Lectures Presented in Last Five Years
- Presentationss to Dental Residents at Children’s Hospital of Michigan
- Presentation to the Hearing, Speech and Language Department at The Childrens Hospital of Michigan
- Presentations to ENT residents at DMC
- Presentation to Wayne State School of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology November
- Guest Lectures in Intro to Communications Disorders; Neurologic Disorders; Phonetics; Computer Proficiency WSU