Communication Disorders

Elizabeth Smith, M.A.

Clinic Coordinator, MTSU Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic

Mail: MTSU Box 364
Murfreesboro , TN 37132
Office: BDA 232

Voice: (615) 898-2662
Fax: (615) 898-2815


  • M.A. University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 1998
  • B.S. Middle Tennessee State University, 1996


  • MTSU Faculty Who Made a Difference
  • MTSU Graduate, Magna Cum Laude
  • Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

Areas of research and teaching:

  • Clinical Administration and Supervision, Pediatric Language Intervention,
  • Pediatric Oral Motor and Feeding, Autism Spectrum Disorders,
  • Preschool and School-Age Children Communication Assessment
  • Early identification assessment for dyslexia

Professional Memberships and Certification:

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • Special Kids Board of Directors
  • ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology
  • Tennessee Licensure in Speech-Language Pathology

Courses taught:

  • CDIS 3300 Clinical Methods in Communication Disorders
  • CDIS 4550-80 Practicum in Speech-Language Pathology I
  • CDIS 4600 Practicum in Speech-Language Pathology II