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Youse, Kathleen
Assistant Professor of Practice
Ph.D. CCC-SLP, BC ANCDS
Biobehavioral Sciences
212-678-3410

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101 Macy Macy

Educational Background

2005 Ph.D. University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT Communication Sciences
1998 M.A. Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK Speech
1995 B.A. Rutgers University, Camden, NJ English – Magna cum Laude
1993 A.A. Camden County College, Camden, NJ Liberal Arts

Scholarly Interests

Research Interests
Assessment and rehabilitation of neurogenic communication disorders in adults; cognitive bases for discourse deficits; attention and working memory deficits following acquired brain injury; auditory-visual speech perception following aphasia

Selected Publications

Publications

Book Chapters

 

Coelho, C.A., Youse, K.M.,  & Tyler, E.  (in press). Assessment and management of traumatic brain injury. In A.F. Johnson and B.H. Jacobson (Eds.), Medical speech-language pathology: A practitioner’s guide (3rd ed). New York: Thieme.

 

Coelho, C.A. & Youse, K.M. (2007).  Cognitive-communicative rehabilitation.  In A.F. Johnson and B.H. Jacobson (Eds.), Medical speech-language pathology: A practitioner’s guide (2nd ed., pp. 71-93).  New York: Thieme.

 

 

Journal Articles (Peer Reviewed)

 

Malandraki, G.A.; Rajappa, A.; Kantarcigil, C.; Wagner, E.; Ivey, C.; & Youse, K.M. (in press).  The Intensive Dysphagia Rehabilitation approach applied to patients with neurogenic dysphagia: a case series design study.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

 

Youse, K.M., Gathof, M., Fields, R.D., Lobianco T.F., Bush, H.M., & Noffsinger, J.T (2011). Conversational discourse analysis procedures: A comparison of two paradigms. Aphasiology, 25, 106-118.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2009). Treating underlying attention deficits as a means for improving conversational discourse in individuals with closed head injury.  NeuroRehabilitation, 24, 355-364.

 

Wilcox, J., Davis, A. & Youse, K.M. (2005).  CAC classics: Speech act analysis of aphasic communication in individual and group settings.  Aphasiology, 19, 683-690.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2005).  Working memory and discourse production abilities following closed head injury.  Brain Injury, 19, 1001-1009. 

 

Youse, K.M., Coelho, C.A., Mozeiko, J.L., & Feinn, R. (2005).  Discourse characteristics of closed head injured and non-brain injured adults misclassified by discriminant function analyses. Aphasiology, 19, 297-313.  

 

Youse, K.M., Cienkowski, K.M., & Coelho, C.A. (2004).  Auditory-visual speech perception in an adult with aphasia.  Brain Injury, 18, 825-834.

 

Coelho, C.A., Youse, K.M., Le, K.N., & Feinn, R. (2003). Narrative and conversational discourse of adults with closed head injuries and non-brain-injured adults: A discriminant analysis.  Aphasiology, 17, 499-510.

 

Coelho, C.A., Youse, K.M., & Le, K.N. (2002).  Conversational discourse in closed head injured and non-brain-injured adults.  Aphasiology, 16, 659-672.

 

Youse, K.M., Stout, C.E., & Bosworth, K.E. (2001).  Cohesion in discourse of college and non-college educated adults: Implications for young adults with brain injury.  Advances in Speech-Language Pathology, 3, 97-107.

 

 

Invited Publications (Peer-Reviewed)

 

Youse, K.M. (2008).  Medications that exacerbate or induce cognitive-communication deficits. Perspectives on Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders, 18, 137-143.

 

Cannizzaro, M.S., Coelho, C.A., & Youse, K.M. (2002).  Treatment of discourse deficits following TBI.  Perspectives on Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders, 12, 14-18.

 

Published Abstracts (Peer Reviewed)

 

Youse, K.M. (2009). Conversational discourse following closed head injury:  A preliminary investigation into attention training and conversation analysis procedures [Abstract]. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation, 24, 393.

 

 

Miscellaneous Publications

 

Youse, K.M. (2006). Committee corner: Evidence-based practice.  ASHA Special Interest Division 2, Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders Newsletter, 16(2), 22.

 

Youse, K.M. (2005).  Attentional deficits and conversational discourse in closed head injury.  Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University of Connecticut, Storrs. 

 

Youse, K.M., Le, K.N., Cannizzaro, M.S., & Coelho, C.A. (2002).  Traumatic brain injury: A primer for professionals.  The ASHA Leader, 7(12), 4-7.

 

Youse, K.M. (1998).  Cohesion in written discourse in normal and brain-injured adults. Unpublished master’s thesis, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater.

 

Presentations

Peer Reviewed 

Rajappa, A., Kantarcigil, C., Wagner, E., Youse, K.M., & Malandraki, G. (2014, November).  Boot camp for swallowing treatment: A new service delivery model.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Orlando, Fl.

 

Malandraki, G., Wagner, E., Gagnon, B., Sheppard, J.J., Ivey, C., & Youse, K.M. (2014, April).  A dysphagia research clinic in a university setting: Development and preliminary evaluation of student and patient outcomes.Poster presented at the annual meeting of the New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Saratoga Springs, NY.

 

Gagnon, B., Moya-Gale, G., & Youse, K.M. (2013, November). Developing an aphasia group within a master's SLP clinical program: Keys to success.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, Il.

 

Malandraki, G., Wagner, E., Gagnon, B., Sheppard, J.J., Ivey, C., & Youse, K.M. (2013, November). Developing a dysphagia research clinic in a graduate SLP program: Steps, challenges, successes.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, Il.

 

Youse, K.M., Gathof, M., Fields, R.D., Lobianco T.F., & Noffsinger, J.T  (2010, November).  Attention training and conversational discourse following closed head injury.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Youse, K.M.,Gathof, M., Bush, H.M., Fields, R.D., & Noffsinger, J.T.  (2009, October).  Conversational discourse following closed head injury: A preliminary investigation into attention training and conversation analysis procedures.  Paper presented during a special session for Charles D. Haynes Fellowship Recipients at the annual conference of the North American Brain Injury Society, Austin, TX. 

 

Youse, K.M.,Gathof, M.,Bush, H.M., Fields, R.D., & Noffsinger, J.T(2009, May). Conversational discourse: Attention training following closed head injury.  Paper presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Keystone, CO.

 

Youse, K.M.,Bush, H.M., Fields, R.D., & Noffsinger, J.T(2008, November).  Attention training for conversational discourse deficits following closed head injury.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

 

Vincent, I. & Youse, K.M. (2008, November).  Neurogenic stuttering: Independent disorder or part of aphasia?  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2007, November).  Direct attention training for the treatment of conversational discourse deficits in individuals with closed head injury.  Paper presented at the Partnerships in Rehabilitation Conference, Melbourne, Australia.

 

Vincent, I. & Youse, K.M. (2007, November).  Persistency of acquired stuttering: Literature review and clinical implications.  Poster session presented at the Partnerships in Rehabilitation Conference, Melbourne, Australia.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2006, November).  Treatment of conversational discourse in an individual with mild closed head injury. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Miami, FL.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2006, June).  Treatment of conversational discourse following closed head injury.  Paper presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ghent, Belgium.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2006, February).  Attention training as a means for improving conversational discourse following closed head injury.  Poster session presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Boston, MA.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2005, November).  Treatment of conversational discourse following closed head injury.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, San Diego, CA.

 

Vincent, I. & Youse, K.M. (2005, November).  Persistency of acquired stuttering: Literature review and clinical implications.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, San Diego, CA.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2005, June).  Attentional deficits and conversational discourse in closed head injury.  Paper accepted for presentation at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Sanibel Island, FL.

 

Youse, K.M., Coelho, C.A., Mozeiko, J.L., & Feinn, R. (2004, November).  Discourse characteristics of closed head injured and non-brain injured adults misclassified by discriminant function analyses.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Youse, K.M. & Cienkowski, K.M. (2004, November).  The effect of context on lipreading in adults with aphasia: A follow-up study.  Poster session accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Coelho, C.A. & Youse, K.M. (2004, November).  Conversational abilities and executive functions following closed head injury.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Youse, K.M., Coelho, C.A., Mozeiko, J.L., & Feinn, R. (2004, May).  Discourse characteristics of closed head injured and non-brain injured adults misclassified by discriminant function analyses.  Paper presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Park City, UT.

 

Youse, K.M. & Cienkowski, K.M. (2004, May).  The effect of context on lipreading in adults with aphasia: A follow-up study.  Poster session presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Park City, UT.

 

Coelho, C.A. & Youse, K.M. (2004, February).  Conversational abilities and executive functions following closed head injury.  Poster session presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Baltimore, MD.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2003, November).  Working memory and discourse production abilities following closed head injuries.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

 

Youse, K.M., Coelho, C.A., Stout, C.E., & Le, K.N. (2002, October).  Exploring the concept of “normal discourse abilities” in young adults.  Poster session presented at Brain Injury: Positive Partnerships in Connecticut, Hartford, CT.

 

Coelho, C.A., Cannizzaro, M.S., Youse, K.M., Le, K.N., & Feinn, R. (2002, June).  Narrative discourse performance of adults with closed head injuries and non-brain injured adults: A discriminant analysis.  Paper presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ridgedale, MO.

 

Youse, K.M., Cienkowski, K.M., & Coelho, C.A. (2002, June).  Auditory-visual speech perception in adults with aphasia: A pilot study.  Poster session presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ridgedale, MO.

 

Youse, K.M., Coelho, C.A., Stout, C.E., & Le, K.N. (2001, November).  Exploring the concept of “normal discourse abilities” in young adults.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, New Orleans, LA.

 

Youse, K.M., Coelho, C.A., & Le, K.N. (2001, November).  Analysis of conversational discourse in closed head injured and normal adults.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, New Orleans, LA.

 

Coelho, C.A., Youse, K.M., & Le, K.N. (2001, June).  Analysis of conversational discourse in traumatically brain-injured and normal adults.  Paper presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Santa Fe, NM.

 

Stout, C.E., Bosworth, K.E., & Youse, K.M. (1999, November).  Cohesion in discourse of college and non-college educated adults.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, San Francisco, CA.

 

Invited Presentations

 

Youse, K.M. (2013, October).  Assessment and treatment of adults with traumatic brain injury (TBI): Evidence-based practiceMeta M. Downs 43rd Annual Speech-Language and Hearing Symposium, Greeneville, NC.

 

Youse, K.M. (2011, April).  Cognitive-communication assessment and treatment in adults with  acquired brain injury.  Invited presentation to the Arizona Speech and Hearing Association Annual Conference, Tucson, AZ.

 

Youse, K.M. (2011, April).  The impact of SLP on community reintegration for adults with acquired brain injury.  Invited presentation to the Arizona Speech and Hearing Association Annual Conference, Tucson, AZ. 

 

Youse, K.M. (2009, March).  Cognitive deficits: The impact of speech-language pathology on community reintegration.  Invited presentation to the Northern Kentucky Third Annual Traumatic Brain Injury Conference, Covington, KY.

 

Youse, K.M. (2007, March).  Attention and memory disorders in adults with acquired brain injury.  Invited presentation to the Kentucky Speech and Hearing Association Convention, Lexington, KY.

 

Youse, K.M. (2006, July).  Introduction to traumatic brain injury.  Invited 3-day seminar for the 3rd Annual Barbara Kahn Lecture Series at the University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY.

 

Youse, K.M. (2005, April).  Introduction to speech-language pathology for related health professionals. Invited lecture, College of Allied Health, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT. 

 

Youse, K.M. (2004, April).  Introduction to speech-language pathology for related health professionals. Invited lecture, College of Allied Health, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT. 

 

Youse, K.M. (2004, March).  Graduate education and career opportunities in speech-language pathology. Invited presentation, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA.

Kathleen Marie Youse, Ph.D. CCC-SLP, BC ANCDS

Position: Director, Edward D. Mysak Clinic for Communication Disorders at Teachers College, Columbia University
Department: Department of Biobehavioral Sciences
Program: Program in Speech and Language Pathology
Address: 525 West 120th Street, Box 191, New York, New York, 10027
Phone: 212-678-3410
E-Mail: youse@tc.columbia.edu

 

Academic Affiliations and Professional Positions

Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, New York

            9/2015 – Present:  Assistant Professor of Practice, Program in Communication Sciences and Disorders in the Department of Biobehavioral Sciences

            9/2013 – 9/2015:  Interim Program Chair, Program in Communication Sciences and Disorders, in the Department of Biobehavioral Sciences

            1/2011 – Present:  Director, Edward D. Mysak Clinic for Communication Disorders Program in Communication Sciences and Disorders, in the Department of Biobehavioral Sciences

            1/2011 – 9/2015:  Lecturer, Program in Communication Sciences and Disorders in the Department of Biobehavioral Sciences

 

University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky

            1/2007 – 12/2010:  Faculty Associate, Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center

            8/2005 – 12/2010:  Assistant Professor, Communication Sciences and Disorders in the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences           

 

University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut

            1/2005 – 5/2005:  Adjunct Professor, Communication Sciences and Disorders

            8/2000 – 5/2005:  Doctoral Graduate Teaching Assistant

 

St. Francis Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut

            1/2005 – 7/2005:  Acting Director, Traumatic Brain Injury Day Rehabilitation Program

            1/2002 – 7/2005:  Speech-Language Pathologist, Acute Care Unit

 

Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut

            10/2000 – 7/2005:  Speech-Language Pathologist, Acute Care Unit

 

Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland

            6/1999 – 8/2000:  Speech Language Pathologist, Acute Care Unit

 

MossRehab Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

            5/1998 – 6/1999:  Speech-Language Pathologist, Rehabilitation Unit

 

Education

  • University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut

Ph.D., Communication Sciences

2005  

  • University of Oklahoma, Stillwater, Oklahoma

M.A., Speech-Language Pathology

1998

  • Rutgers University, Camden, New Jersey

B.A., English

1995

  • Camden County College, Blackwood, New Jersey

A.A., Liberal Arts

1993

 

Research Interests

Assessment and rehabilitation of neurogenic communication disorders in adults; cognitive bases for discourse deficits; attention and working memory deficits following acquired brain injury; auditory-visual speech perception following aphasia.

 

Publications

Book Chapters

Coelho, C.A., Youse, K.M.,  & Tyler, E.  (in press). Assessment and management of traumatic brain injury. In A.F. Johnson and B.H. Jacobson (Eds.), Medical speech-language pathology: A practitioner’s guide (3rd ed). New York: Thieme.

 

Coelho, C.A. & Youse, K.M. (2007).  Cognitive-communicative rehabilitation.  In A.F. Johnson and B.H. Jacobson (Eds.), Medical speech-language pathology: A practitioner’s guide (2nd ed., pp. 71-93).  New York: Thieme.

 

Journal Articles (Peer Reviewed)

Malandraki, G.A.; Rajappa, A.; Kantarcigil, C.; Wagner, E.; Ivey, C.; & Youse, K.M. (in press).  The Intensive Dysphagia Rehabilitation approach applied to patients with neurogenic dysphagia: a case series design study.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

 

Youse, K.M., Gathof, M., Fields, R.D., Lobianco T.F., Bush, H.M., & Noffsinger, J.T (2011). Conversational discourse analysis procedures: A comparison of two paradigms. Aphasiology, 25, 106-118.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2009). Treating underlying attention deficits as a means for improving conversational discourse in individuals with closed head injury.  NeuroRehabilitation, 24, 355-364.

 

Wilcox, J., Davis, A. & Youse, K.M. (2005).  CAC classics: Speech act analysis of aphasic communication in individual and group settings.  Aphasiology, 19, 683-690.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2005).  Working memory and discourse production abilities following closed head injury.  Brain Injury, 19, 1001-1009. 

 

Youse, K.M., Coelho, C.A., Mozeiko, J.L., & Feinn, R. (2005).  Discourse characteristics of closed head injured and non-brain injured adults misclassified by discriminant function analyses. Aphasiology, 19, 297-313.  

 

Youse, K.M., Cienkowski, K.M., & Coelho, C.A. (2004).  Auditory-visual speech perception in an adult with aphasia.  Brain Injury, 18, 825-834.

 

Coelho, C.A., Youse, K.M., Le, K.N., & Feinn, R. (2003). Narrative and conversational discourse of adults with closed head injuries and non-brain-injured adults: A discriminant analysis.  Aphasiology, 17, 499-510.

 

Coelho, C.A., Youse, K.M., & Le, K.N. (2002).  Conversational discourse in closed head injured and non-brain-injured adults.  Aphasiology, 16, 659-672.

 

Youse, K.M., Stout, C.E., & Bosworth, K.E. (2001).  Cohesion in discourse of college and non-college educated adults: Implications for young adults with brain injury.  Advances in Speech-Language Pathology, 3, 97-107.

 

Invited Publications (Peer-Reviewed)

 Youse, K.M. (2008).  Medications that exacerbate or induce cognitive-communication deficits. Perspectives on Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders, 18, 137-143.

 

Cannizzaro, M.S., Coelho, C.A., & Youse, K.M. (2002).  Treatment of discourse deficits following TBI.  Perspectives on Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders, 12, 14-18.

 

Published Abstracts (Peer Reviewed)

Youse, K.M. (2009). Conversational discourse following closed head injury:  A preliminary investigation into attention training and conversation analysis procedures [Abstract]. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation, 24, 393.

 

Miscellaneous Publications

Youse, K.M. (2006). Committee corner: Evidence-based practice.  ASHA Special Interest Division 2, Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders Newsletter, 16(2), 22.

 

Youse, K.M. (2005).  Attentional deficits and conversational discourse in closed head injury.  Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University of Connecticut, Storrs. 

 

Youse, K.M., Le, K.N., Cannizzaro, M.S., & Coelho, C.A. (2002).  Traumatic brain injury: A primer for professionals.  The ASHA Leader, 7(12), 4-7.

 

Youse, K.M. (1998).  Cohesion in written discourse in normal and brain-injured adults. Unpublished master’s thesis, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater.

 

Presentations

Peer Reviewed

Rajappa, A., Kantarcigil, C., Wagner, E., Youse, K.M., & Malandraki, G. (2014, November).  Boot camp for swallowing treatment: A new service delivery model.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Orlando, Fl.

 

Malandraki, G., Wagner, E., Gagnon, B., Sheppard, J.J., Ivey, C., & Youse, K.M. (2014, April).  A dysphagia research clinic in a university setting: Development and preliminary evaluation of student and patient outcomes.Poster presented at the annual meeting of the New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Saratoga Springs, NY.

 

Gagnon, B., Moya-Gale, G., & Youse, K.M. (2013, November). Developing an aphasia group within a master's SLP clinical program: Keys to success.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, Il.

 

Malandraki, G., Wagner, E., Gagnon, B., Sheppard, J.J., Ivey, C., & Youse, K.M. (2013, November). Developing a dysphagia research clinic in a graduate SLP program: Steps, challenges, successes.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, Il.

 

Youse, K.M., Gathof, M., Fields, R.D., Lobianco T.F., & Noffsinger, J.T  (2010, November).  Attention training and conversational discourse following closed head injury.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Youse, K.M.,Gathof, M., Bush, H.M., Fields, R.D., & Noffsinger, J.T.  (2009, October).  Conversational discourse following closed head injury: A preliminary investigation into attention training and conversation analysis procedures.  Paper presented during a special session for Charles D. Haynes Fellowship Recipients at the annual conference of the North American Brain Injury Society, Austin, TX. 

 

Youse, K.M.,Gathof, M.,Bush, H.M., Fields, R.D., & Noffsinger, J.T(2009, May). Conversational discourse: Attention training following closed head injury.  Paper presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Keystone, CO.

 

Youse, K.M.,Bush, H.M., Fields, R.D., & Noffsinger, J.T(2008, November).  Attention training for conversational discourse deficits following closed head injury.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

 

Vincent, I. & Youse, K.M. (2008, November).  Neurogenic stuttering: Independent disorder or part of aphasia?  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2007, November).  Direct attention training for the treatment of conversational discourse deficits in individuals with closed head injury.  Paper presented at the Partnerships in Rehabilitation Conference, Melbourne, Australia.

 

Vincent, I. & Youse, K.M. (2007, November).  Persistency of acquired stuttering: Literature review and clinical implications.  Poster session presented at the Partnerships in Rehabilitation Conference, Melbourne, Australia.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2006, November).  Treatment of conversational discourse in an individual with mild closed head injury. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Miami, FL.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2006, June).  Treatment of conversational discourse following closed head injury.  Paper presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ghent, Belgium.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2006, February).  Attention training as a means for improving conversational discourse following closed head injury.  Poster session presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Boston, MA.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2005, November).  Treatment of conversational discourse following closed head injury.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, San Diego, CA.

 

Vincent, I. & Youse, K.M. (2005, November).  Persistency of acquired stuttering: Literature review and clinical implications.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, San Diego, CA.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2005, June).  Attentional deficits and conversational discourse in closed head injury.  Paper accepted for presentation at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Sanibel Island, FL.

 

Youse, K.M., Coelho, C.A., Mozeiko, J.L., & Feinn, R. (2004, November).  Discourse characteristics of closed head injured and non-brain injured adults misclassified by discriminant function analyses.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Youse, K.M. & Cienkowski, K.M. (2004, November).  The effect of context on lipreading in adults with aphasia: A follow-up study.  Poster session accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Coelho, C.A. & Youse, K.M. (2004, November).  Conversational abilities and executive functions following closed head injury.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Youse, K.M., Coelho, C.A., Mozeiko, J.L., & Feinn, R. (2004, May).  Discourse characteristics of closed head injured and non-brain injured adults misclassified by discriminant function analyses.  Paper presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Park City, UT.

 

Youse, K.M. & Cienkowski, K.M. (2004, May).  The effect of context on lipreading in adults with aphasia: A follow-up study.  Poster session presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Park City, UT.

 

Coelho, C.A. & Youse, K.M. (2004, February).  Conversational abilities and executive functions following closed head injury.  Poster session presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Baltimore, MD.

 

Youse, K.M. & Coelho, C.A. (2003, November).  Working memory and discourse production abilities following closed head injuries.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

 

Youse, K.M., Coelho, C.A., Stout, C.E., & Le, K.N. (2002, October).  Exploring the concept of “normal discourse abilities” in young adults.  Poster session presented at Brain Injury: Positive Partnerships in Connecticut, Hartford, CT.

 

Coelho, C.A., Cannizzaro, M.S., Youse, K.M., Le, K.N., & Feinn, R. (2002, June).  Narrative discourse performance of adults with closed head injuries and non-brain injured adults: A discriminant analysis.  Paper presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ridgedale, MO.

 

Youse, K.M., Cienkowski, K.M., & Coelho, C.A. (2002, June).  Auditory-visual speech perception in adults with aphasia: A pilot study.  Poster session presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ridgedale, MO.

 

Youse, K.M., Coelho, C.A., Stout, C.E., & Le, K.N. (2001, November).  Exploring the concept of “normal discourse abilities” in young adults.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, New Orleans, LA.

 

Youse, K.M., Coelho, C.A., & Le, K.N. (2001, November).  Analysis of conversational discourse in closed head injured and normal adults.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, New Orleans, LA.

 

Coelho, C.A., Youse, K.M., & Le, K.N. (2001, June).  Analysis of conversational discourse in traumatically brain-injured and normal adults.  Paper presented at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Santa Fe, NM.

 

Stout, C.E., Bosworth, K.E., & Youse, K.M. (1999, November).  Cohesion in discourse of college and non-college educated adults.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, San Francisco, CA.

 

Invited Presentations

Youse, K.M. (2013, October).  Assessment and treatment of adults with traumatic brain injury (TBI): Evidence-based practiceMeta M. Downs 43rd Annual Speech-Language and Hearing Symposium, Greeneville, NC.

 

Youse, K.M. (2011, April).  Cognitive-communication assessment and treatment in adults with  acquired brain injury.  Invited presentation to the Arizona Speech and Hearing Association Annual Conference, Tucson, AZ.

 

Youse, K.M. (2011, April).  The impact of SLP on community reintegration for adults with acquired brain injury.  Invited presentation to the Arizona Speech and Hearing Association Annual Conference, Tucson, AZ. 

 

Youse, K.M. (2009, March).  Cognitive deficits: The impact of speech-language pathology on community reintegration.  Invited presentation to the Northern Kentucky Third Annual Traumatic Brain Injury Conference, Covington, KY.

 

Youse, K.M. (2007, March).  Attention and memory disorders in adults with acquired brain injury.  Invited presentation to the Kentucky Speech and Hearing Association Convention, Lexington, KY.

 

Youse, K.M. (2006, July).  Introduction to traumatic brain injury.  Invited 3-day seminar for the 3rd Annual Barbara Kahn Lecture Series at the University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY.

 

Youse, K.M. (2005, April).  Introduction to speech-language pathology for related health professionals. Invited lecture, College of Allied Health, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT. 

 

Youse, K.M. (2004, April).  Introduction to speech-language pathology for related health professionals. Invited lecture, College of Allied Health, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT. 

 

Youse, K.M. (2004, March).  Graduate education and career opportunities in speech-language pathology. Invited presentation, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA.

 

Grants

Funded:

Scholarships for Special Education and Related Services: Special Education Scholarship Program, Board of Education of the City School District of the City of New York. $1,047,000.00 (2014-2017).  Grant written on behalf of the Program in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Teachers College, Columbia University to provide scholarship funding for graduate students who plan to work in the New York City Department of Education following graduation. 

 

Join the Conversation: Uniting People with Swallowing Disorders and their Supporters. Vice President’s Grant for Diversity and Community Initiatives: $1,500.00 (2014-2015).  Primary Investigator (PI) Georgia Malandraki, Ph.D. with Kathleen M. Youse, Ph.D. as Co-PI.

 

The Effect of Attention Training on Cognitive Skills and Functional Communication Performance Following Closed Head Injury.  University of Kentucky Internal Faculty Research Support Grant: $11,745.00 (2008-2010).  Primary Investigator. 

 

Analysis of Discourse Abilities Following Brain Injury. Hartford Hospital New Investigator Grant: $1,062.50 (2001-2004). Primary Investigator (PI) Kathleen M. Youse, M.A., with Carl A. Coelho, Ph.D. as Co-PI.

 

Submitted, unfunded:

Improving Functional Communication following Closed Head Injury – Outpatient.  Kentucky Spinal Cord and Head Injury Trust Research Grant.  $227,225.00 (2009).  Primary Investigator.

 

Improving Functional Communication following Closed Head Injury - Inpatient.  National Institute of Deafness and Other Communication Disorders Small Grant Program PAR-07-287.  $452,270.00 (2009).  Primary Investigator.

 

The Effect of Attention Training on Cognitive Skills and Functional Communication Performance Following Traumatic Brain Injury.  American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation 2007 New Investigators Research Grant: $6,500.00 (2007).  Primary Investigator.

 

Professional Licensure and Certification

  • State of New York Licensure in Speech-Language Pathology

2011-Present

  • Board Certification, Academy of Neurologic Communication Sciences and Disorders (BC-ANCDS)

2006-Present

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Certificate of Clinical Competency (CCC)

1999-Present

  • Commonwealth of Kentucky Licensure in Speech-Language Pathology

2005-2012

  • State of Connecticut Licensure in Speech-Language Pathology

2000-2006

  • State of Maryland Licensure in Speech-Language Pathology

1999-2001

  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Licensure in Speech-Language Pathology

1999-2001

 

Professional Affiliations

  • Brain Injury Association of Kentucky (BIAK)

2005-2010

  • International Neuropsychological Association (INS)

2003-2010

  • Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences (ANCDS)

2000-Present

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Special Interest Group for Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders (ASHA SIG2)

1999-Present

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

1998-Present

  • National Student Speech-Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA)

1995-1998

 

Professional and Community Service

  • Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences (ANCDS)

             Executive Board Member

             Chair, Certification Board

             Associate Chair, Certification Board

             Committee Member, Certification Board

 

2015-Present

2009-2014

2008-2009

2007-2008

  • Member, Design and Program Review Working Group, Teachers College Selected Topics Self-Study, 2016 Decennial Review by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education

2013-Present

 

  • Search Committee Member, Program in the Education of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Teachers College, Columbia University

2013-2014

  • Admissions Committee, Program in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Teachers College, Columbia University

2011-Present

  • Volunteer, Certified Pet Handler, Love on a Leash Pet Therapy

2009-2014

  • University of Kentucky Student Learning Outcomes Assessment Project, Communication Sciences and Disorders Liaison

2009-2010

  • Health Care Colleges Council, University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences

2008-2010

  • Advisor, University of Kentucky National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NSSLHA)

2008-2010

  • Guest Associate Editor, American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology

2007

  • Reviewer, Neurorehabilitation

2007-2010

  • Chair, Adult Speech and Language Program: 2008 Kentucky Speech-Language-Hearing Association (KSHA) Convention

2007-2008

  • Clinical Fellowship Supervisor for Mary Beth Allen, University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center

2007-2008

  • ASHA Convention Program Committee: Speech-Language Pathology, Language Disorders in Adults

2007

  • Undergraduate Admissions Committee, University of Kentucky

2007

  • Volunteer, Special Olympics of Kentucky Summer Games

2006-2010

  • Science Fair Judge, 7th Grade, School for the Creative and Performing Arts (SCAPA) at Bluegrass, Lexington, Kentucky

2006-2008

  • Student Affairs Committee, University of Kentucky

2006-2008

  • Departmental Committee: Robinson Award for Graduate Research

2006

  • Clinical Committee, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Special Interest Group for Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders

2006-2009

  • Reviewer, Aphasiology

2005-2007

  • ASHA Convention Program Committee: Speech-Language Pathology, Language Disorders in Adults

2005

  • Reviewer, American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology

2004-2005

  • Junior Mentor, Annual Steering Committee Mentorship Luncheon for Young Investigators at the 33rd Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Park City, UT

2004

  • Reviewer, Language, Speech, and Hearing in the Schools

2004

Honors

  • Recipient, Charles D. Haynes Fellowship from the North American Brain Injury Society

2009

  • Awarded Board Certification by the Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences          

2006

  • Recipient, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Special Interest Group for Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders (ASHA SIG2) Conference Registration Waiver for Research

2005

  • Recipient, University of Connecticut Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

2004

  • Recipient, ASHA Conference Student Travel Award

2003

Teaching Experience

Teachers College (1/2011 - Present)

Coordinator, Clinical Practicum Lecture Series

 

Recurring Fall / Spring 2011-2015

 

 

University of Kentucky (8/2005 – 12/2010)

 

Introduction to Manual Communication Disorders

Spring 2010

School-Aged Language

Spring 2010

Medical Speech-Language Pathology

Recurring, Summer 2007-2009

Supervisor, Teacher Education Program

Recurring, Fall / Spring 2007-2010

Coordinator, Graduation Writing Initiative

Recurring Fall / Spring 2006-2010

Attention and Memory Disorders in Adults with Brain Injury

Summer 2006, Summer 2010

Aging and Adult Neurologic Disorders

Recurring, Spring 2006-2007

Cognitive Communication Disorders

Recurring, Fall 2006-2010 

Neural Bases of Speech, Language, and Hearing

Fall 2005

 

 

University of Connecticut (8/2000 – 5/2005)

 

Cognitive Communication Disorders

Spring 2005

Aphasia

Spring 2005

Motor Speech-Disorders in Adults and Children

Fall 2004

Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders

Recurring, Fall 2003-2004

Introduction to Public Speaking

Recurring, Fall / Spring 2000-2003

Invited Classroom Lectures

Class: Adult Swallowing and Motor Speech Disorders

Lecture: Neurological Bases of the Motor Speech System

Fall 2009

 

Class: Introduction to Communication Disorders

Lecture: Traumatic Brain Injury, Right Hemisphere Damage, and Dementia

 

Fall 2008

 

Class: Advanced Topics in Motor Development

Lecture: Theories of Attention and Memory: Influence on Motor Skills

 

Spring 2007

 

Class: Neurogenic Communication Disorders II

Lecture: Neurology of Childhood Motor Speech Disorders

 

Spring 2007

 

Class: Medical School, Patients, Physicians and Society

Lecture: Discussion of Case Studies Regarding Traumatic Brain Injury

 

Spring 2007

Class: Introduction to Communication Disorders

Lecture: Assessment and Management of Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury

Fall 2006

& Fall 2005

 

Class: Aging and Adult Neurological Disorders: Assessment

Lecture: Assessment of Cognitive Impairments Following Acquired Brain Injury

Fall 2005

Student Directed Papers and Projects

University of Kentucky

 

 

Mentor, 3-credit undergraduate Independent Study, Discourse in Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury.  Student: Caitlin Martin

 

Fall 2009

 

 

Mentor to Doctoral Teaching Assistant Myra Huffman for School Aged

Language, 4-week module, in Clinical Management II

 

Spring 2009

& Spring 2008

Mentor, 3-credit undergraduate Independent Study, Conversation Analysis in Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury. Student: Rachel Fields

 

Fall 2008

Mentor, Doctoral evidence based review paper. Computer-Based Cognitive Training Intervention for Clients with Dementia: A Critical Review. Student: Jo Shackleford

Spring 2008

Courses

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