Celebrating excellence

Recent graduate, Jennifer Shadbolt, received the Tavistock Trust for Aphasia Student Prize at SHCD's convocation event. Presented by Linda Wozniak - Dalhousie Aphasia Clinic Director

Celebrating excellence

Recent graduate, Jenifer Jackson, received the Jean Kienapple Memorial Prize at SHCD's convocation event. Presented by Jenna MacKay (MSc '13) now a private practice audiologist.

Celebrating excellence

Recent graduates, Theresa Patenaude and Taryn Myhre, received the SHCD Alumni Prizes for Academic and Clinical Excellence at SHCD's convocation event. Presented by Cindy Dobbelsteyn, MSc '82.

SHCD mission

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

SHCD Summer hours of operation...

We are open Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 4:30pm (Atlantic Daylight Time). Regular hours (8:30am to 5pm) resume Tuesday, September 2.


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 thesis and projects that address important questions in our fields.  Prospective PhD students are encouraged to contact individual faculty members to discuss research interests.

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