Lisa Harris


Lisa Harris

Phone: 902-494-5158
Fax: 902-494-5151
Mailing Address: 
Sir Charles Tupper Medical Building
5850 College Street
2nd Floor, Room 2C01
PO Box 15000
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3H 4R2


Lisa Harris is a Speech-Language Pathologist and an Instructor in the School of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Dalhousie University. She is responsible for the development, management and supervision of the Dalhousie Speech-Language Clinic as well as teaching Augmentative & Alternative Communication (AAC) in the department. Her clinical interests include aphasia, primary progressive aphasia, traumatic brain injury and AAC. Lisa has clinical experience in Ontario and Nova Scotia public health settings as well as ongoing involvement in private consulting.


  • Masters of Science Degree(Communicative Disorders- Speech-Language Pathology) University of Western Ontario, London, ON 1993
  • Bachelor of Science Degree(Psychology) Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS. Graduated First Class Honours. 1990

Research interests



  • CMSD 6611 - Augmentative and Alternative Communication

Professional associations/affiliation

  • Speech-Language and Audiology Canada certification with special interest in Augmentative & Alternative Communication (AAC)
  • Communication Intermediary - Communication Disabilities Access Canada
  • International Society of Augmentative and Alternative Communication – Atlantic Canada Rep
  • Nova Scotia College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists (NSCASLP)