Elise Lindstedt, PhD, CCC-SLP
Professor and Department Chair
PhD, Speech &
Hearing Sciences, University of Denver
MS, Speech &
Hearing Sciences, University of Arizona
BA, Psychology, California State University,
Language Disorders: School-age
Communication Disorders: Birth to Five
Areas of Expertise
Child language and disorders; literacy; cultural and
linguistic diversity and clinical service delivery.
Current student research
Graduate School: Perspectives of Bilingual Spanish-English
Support Personnel; Why
Clients Choose University Clinic Services; More bang for your buck?: Investigating duration of vocabulary instruction.
Prior to joining the NAU faculty, Dr. Lindstedt worked as a
school-based speech-language pathologist in Tucson and Flagstaff and provided
services to children on the Navajo and Hopi American Indian reservations in
northern Arizona. She directs student
research in the areas of child language, cultural and linguistic diversity, and
service delivery. Her partnership with
the Arizona Department of Education provides funding support to increase the
number of speech-language pathologists working in Arizona schools. Dr. Lindstedt has received funding from the U.S. Department of Education and the Arizona Department of Education.