PATRICE O. CAROTHERS, M.S., CCC-SLP

CURRICULUM VITAE
PATRICE O. CAROTHERS, M.S., CCC-SLP
3601 South Green Road, Suite 200
Beachwood, Ohio 44122
216-921-4200

ACADEMIC RANK
Lecturer
Date Employed: 1993

CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE
1979 – present Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology
1979 – present License in Speech Pathology, State of Ohio Board of Speech Pathology and Audiology
1978 New York State Permanent Certification as a Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped

EDUCATION
1978 M.S. Speech Pathology Ithaca College Ithaca, New York
1974 B.S. Speech Pathology and Audiology Ithaca College Ithaca, New York

RESEARCH AND SCHOLARSHIP
Invention - Apparatus and Method for self-examination of the inner throat such as the vocal cords. U.S. Patent #5,398,672. Co-inventor: Dr. Robert Katz.

CLINICAL SERVICE
1986 – present Speech-Language Pathologist, private practice
2000 – present Fluency specialist, member of the inaugural cadre, American Speech, Language and Hearing Association
1990 – 2000 Speech-Language Pathologist of the University Suburban Voice Laboratory with Drs. Witt, Abelson and Lenox
1983 – 1988 Coordinator, Speech Production Disorders, Cleveland Hearing & Speech Center.
1986 – 1988 Speech-Language Pathologist on the Craniofacial Anomalies Team at Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, University Hospitals.
1978 – 1982 Staff Speech-Language Pathologist, Cleveland Hearing & Speech Center.

CLINICAL SUPERVISION
1980 – 1988 Clinical Instructor in the Department of Communication Sciences, Case Western Reserve University. Clinical FellowshipYear/Professional Experience Year Sponsor.

CONTINUING EDUCATION
June, 2007 Presenter, Discussion Group Leader, Stuttering Therapy: Practical Ideas for the School Clinician, Stuttering Foundation of America Schools Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio.

June, 2004 Presenter, Discussion Group Leader, Stuttering Therapy: Practical Ideas for the School Clinician, Stuttering Foundation of America Schools Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio.

October, 2002 Presenter, Hyperfunctional Voice Disorders, Ohio School Speech Pathology Educational Audiology Coalition Annual Convention, Cleveland, Ohio

October, 2001 Presenter, Stuttering: Practical Approaches to Intervention, Ohio School Speech Pathology Educational Audiology Coalition Annual Convention, Cleveland, Ohio

October, 1996 Presenter, The Voice Fluency Connection, a continuing education workshop, Ontario Speech and Hearing Association’s 1996 Convention, Toronto, Canada

1986 – 2002 Presenter, numerous lectures on Care of the Speaking Voice presented at various hospitals, universities, voice conservatories and speech-language pathology meetings

1984 – present Recipient of multiple continuing education awards, American Speech Language Hearing Association

1981 Co-Presenter Speech Problems in Children with Cleft Lip and Palate, a continuing education workshop at Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio.

TEACHING
1993 – 2011 Fluency Disorders, Department of Communication Sciences, Case Western Reserve University.
2011 – present Fluency Disorders, Department of Psychological Sciences, Case Western Reserve University.