Duluth, MN 55812
Phone: (218) 726–7974;
Fax: (218) 726–8693
Robert F. Pierce Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic
The Robert F. Pierce Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic is a teaching clinic for students pursuing degrees in Communication Sciences and Disorders. The clinic serves community members in need of speech-language-hearing services. Clients receive services from student interns under the supervision of CSD Faculty who are certified by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and licensed by the Minnesota Department of Health. We welcome your participation in our programs!
Upcoming Clinic Programs
Please call the Clinic Office at 218-726-8199 for more information on our programs.
Fall Semester 2014 Program: The Robert F. Pierce Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic opens Monday, September 8, 2014, and closes Tuesday, December 9, 2014. General hours of operation are 8:00am-5:30pm Monday through Friday, depending on student and faculty availability.
Spring Semester 2015 Program: The Robert F. Pierce Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic opens Monday, January 26, 2015, and closes Tuesday, May 5, 2015. General hours of operation are 8:00am-5:30pm Monday through Friday, depending on student and faculty availability.
Summer Session 2015 Programs: The Robert F. Pierce Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic offers a limited 6-week program. General hours of operation are 9:00-4:30 Monday through Thursday, depending on student and faculty availability. Dates of summer clinic for 2015 are May 18-June 24, 2015.
Who Can Benefit From Speech-Language-Hearing Services?
Anyone who suspects a speech, language, or hearing problem would benefit from being evaluated by a speech-language pathologist or audiologist. The following are examples of characteristics ofpersons with communication impairments.
The University of Minnesota is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, or sexual orientation.
A Preschool Child
Speech and Language Services Available for Children and Adults
Hearing Services Available for Children and Adults
What our Clients Say
"This program is outstanding. Our son has made great strides with his speech. He would not be where he is today without this program. Thank you!"
"We were very impressed with the attention that our son received in your program. Everyone has mentioned the progress that he made."
"I will definitely recommend this clinic to anyone I know who needs speech services."
Directions to the Clinic - Campus Map
Take Woodland Avenue (North) to the traffic light at Clover Street. Turn left onto West Clover Street. Parking Lot R-3 is on the left. Enter the Chester Park Building and turn right to the Robert F. Pierce Speech Language Hearing Clinic.
The Robert F. Pierce Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic is the clinical teaching unit within the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders. The Department is part of the College of Education and Human Service Professions at the University of Minnesota Duluth.
The Clinic is generously supported by financial funding, from the Edwin Eddy Family Foundation, making the clinic accessible to everyone in the community.
The goals of the Robert F. Pierce SpeechLanguage- Hearing Clinic are to: assist people of all ages with speech, language, and hearing disorders through comprehensive assessment and individually designed treatment programs provide a practicurn experience for students in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders who are supervised by professional speech-language pathologists and audiologists certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association help clients, family members, and other professionals gain a better understanding of communication disorders advance knowledge of communication disorders through research.
Anyone may access the services of the clinic. To schedule an appointment for an evaluation or to inquire about therapy services, call (218) 726-8199.
Each Clinical Program has an access fee to help defray the administrative cost. Individuals are welcome to participate in more than one program, but they are responsible for paying the Program fee for each program in which they participate. Program Access fees are non-refundable. The fees listed are subject to change.
The Robert F. Pierce Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic is not eligible to bill Medicare nor can the Clinic accept payment from Medicare. The Clinic does not bill insurance; individuals wishing to access services at the clinic are expected to pay the following Access Fees.
The telephone number of the Robert F. Pierce Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic is 218-726-8199. Please call this number if you would like more information regarding any of our services.