Amy S. Nordness, PhD, CCC-SLP

Amy S. Nordness, PhD, CCC-SLPAmy S. Nordness, PhD, CCC-SLP

Director of Clinical Services, Munroe-Meyer Institute
Associate Director, Munroe-Meyer Institute
Associate Professor
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Munroe-Meyer Institute, UNMC
Speech-Language Pathology
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE  68198-5450


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Amy S. Nordness, PhD, CCC-SLP, is the Director of Clinical Services and the Associate Director of the UNMC Munroe-Meyer Institute. Dr. Nordness previously served as the Director of MMI's Department of Speech-Language Pathology.

Dr. Amy Nordness earned a Bachelor of Science degree in speech-language pathology from Marquette University, a Master of Science in speech-language pathology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) and a PhD in communication disorders at UNL. Her research and clinical interests involve motor speech disorders and augmentative and alternative communication across the lifespan. Specifically, she is interested in computer supported learning in childhood apraxia of speech, functional communication using augmentative and alternative communication devices in children and adults, and speech decline in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Dr. Nordness has published numerous papers, posters and journal articles and has provided presentations across the country and internationally.

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