SPEECH AND HEARING CENTER

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNICATION SCIENCES AND DISORDERS

The Speech and Hearing Center offers therapeutic summer programs to children with speech, language, and hearing disorders each year.  These camps may target different populations and/or age ranges.

The Listening Lab

The “Listening Lab” is a unique and innovative summer program for children 7 – 12 years old who have been diagnosed with auditory processing disorder (APD).  Summer is a great time to “jump start” your child’s journey toward better listening!

  • Date and time: Monday – Friday, June 20 to July 1, 2022, from 1:00 pm4:30 pm
  • Theme: Calling All Decoders!  (Detective theme)
  • Target participants: Children 7 – 12 years old who have been diagnosed with auditory processing disorder (APD)

To find out if your child is eligible, complete the program application form, which is available within the 2022 Listening Lab Summer Camp Brochure.

Contact Dr. Lisa Fox-Thomas, Ph.D. (lgfoxtho@uncg.edu) to learn more about how your child may benefit.

Camp SpeakaLot

Pinkey Lake logoIf you have a child who stutters, Camp SpeakaLot might be a good fit.  This FREE camp is currently recruiting participants between the ages of 7 and 11 years.  Camp SpeakaLot is actually a research study investigating Acceptance and Commitment Group Therapy for Children who Stutter.  It will be held at Piney Lake in Greensboro June 20 – July 1, 2022 from 1 – 4 pm.  To learn more about Camp SpeakaLot, check out this Camp Flyer or contact Kelly Harrington, M.A., CCC-SLP at ktharrin@uncg.edu.

Horsepower Experience

HorsePower

Horsepower Experience (YouTube)  at the Therapeutic Learning Center in Colfax, NC. The 2022 camp is full and is currently not accepting new participants.  For general information contact Perry Flynn at pfflynn@uncg.edu or (336) 256-2005.