Jill Douglass, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Jill E. Douglass, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Assistant Professor , Speech-Language Pathology

Degrees and Certifications

    • B.A., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 2005
    • M.S., University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Speech and Language Pathology 2007
    • Ph.D., University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Applied Language and Speech Sciences 2011


    • American Speech-Language Hearing Association Certified Speech-Language Pathologist 2008-present
    • Connecticut Certified Speech-Language Pathologist (2014-Present)
    • Lidcombe Programme Trained and Certified (Auckland, New Zealand, 2013)
    • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy workshop (2012)
    • Autism and the SCERTS model: A comprehensive educational approach (2007)

Teaching Responsibilities

    • SLP 500: Speech Sound Disorders
    • SLP 502: Clinical Practicum I
    • SLP 350: Introduction to Clinical Methods and Observation
    • SLP 504: Clinical Practicum II
    • SLP 509 a, b: Specialty Practicum (Dysfluency)
    • SLP580: Fluency Disorders

Research Interests and Grants

    • Stuttering, more specifically the cognitive and emotional impact stuttering has on individuals and their families
    • Covert stuttering and the process of “coming out of the stuttering closet”

Awards and Fellowships

    Professional Memberships

    • 2013-14, 16, International Fluency Association
    • 2013-2014, Australasian Stuttering Association; Co-founder
    • 2013, New Zealand Speech-Therapy Association, special interest group for stuttering, co-creator, co-moderator/coordinator
    • 2007-2011, National Stuttering Association; Lafayette chapter leader (2008 to 2011); Chapter of the year (2008).
    • 2008-2011, Graduate Student Organization; department representative.  
    • 2008-2011, FRIENDS Annual Conference: An association for young people who stutter and their families; Conference volunteer (2010).

Publications and Presentations

Professor Jill Douglass

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Location:
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Ctr for Healthcare Education CHCE*N281
    College of Health Professions
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