Our Lady of the Valley

Type of Facility: Skilled/Assisted Living and Nursing Center

Distance From Campus: 45 miles

Number of Beds: 70

Academic/Clinical Prerequisites for Placement at the Facility: Appropriate coursework in adult neurogenics, aphasia, cognitive disorders; minimum of two semesters at Radford University Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic.

Types of Activities Engaged at the Facility: Inpatient rehabilitation, evaluation and treatment, staff meetings

Disorders served:  aphasia, apraxia of speech, articulation disorders, dysphagia, dysarthria, voice disorders, cognitive disorders, dementia

# of graduate students accepted each semester:  1

Minimum # of practicum days expected per week:  3

Number of clients served:  4-10

Age Range served: over 65 years

Student documentation required:  TB skin test