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Team SHCD getting ready to run at the 2nd Annual President's Homecoming Fun Run/Walk


Why does it work? Because it's intensive. Because it's tailored to meet the specific needs of each participant. Learn more about our clinical outcomes! Enquire today for either our May 4-June 3 or June 21-July 22 sessions.


Colloquium Series

Please join us for latest in our Colloquium series on Wednesday, November 25, 2015. Download the poster.

Study speech-language pathology or audiology

Find out why you should study Speech-Language Pathology or Audiology at Dalhousie University.

SHCD in the news

Find out what achievements, contributions, and recognition that our students, faculty, and staff are making to our communities. Read about it in the news.


SHCD faculty are actively involved in research in a diverse array of topics. While preparing for professional practice in our programs, Master's students will be involved in theses and projects that address important questions in our fields.  Prospective PhD students are encouraged to contact individual faculty members to discuss research interests.

Meet our students

Share in the celebration of success of our current students and our past graduates. Meet some of them here.

SHCD mission

Our mission is to educate audiologists and speech-language pathologists, advance knowledge in communication sciences and disorders, promote diversity in our professions, and advocate for people with communication disorders. Learn more about the School.

Our location

1256 Thompson

The School of Human Communication Disorders is located slightly off the main campus. At 1256 Barrington Street, we are just a short walk from the Carleton Campus. For more information about how to reach us, please click on Contact us

Our hours of operation

Regular hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm - AST (Atlantic Standard Time), Monday to Friday.

The office will close for the holiday break at 12pm (noon) Thursday, December 24, 2015 and will reopen on Monday, January 4, 2016.