Bonita Squires, speech-language pathology student, is shown with Dr. Liu Hsiu-tan at the National Taichung Special Education School for the Hearing Impaired in Taiwan. Bonita was awarded funding from Canada's CIHR and Taiwan’s Ministry of Science and Technology to attend the 2014 Summer Program offered in Taiwan.


Ginette Comeau, 2nd year Speech-Language Pathology student, is shown working with a client during the July InteRACT Program


Audiology student, Lara Georgis, successfully defended her Master's thesis on July 31, 2014


Speech-Language Pathology student, Casey Kennedy (2nd from right), attended the National Stuttering Association Conference in Washington, DC, July 2-6, 2014


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 Hours of operation...

Welcome to our 1st year students, and welcome back to our returning students. Regular hours are 8:30am to 5pm - ADT, Monday to Friday.


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.

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