Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Biography

Twyla Perryman, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of West Georgia.  Her primary research interests include diagnosis and intervention services for children with developmental disabilities, including Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).  She is also interested in the preparation of students in Communication Sciences and Disorders.  She holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence and has received an ACE award for continuing education from ASHA.  Dr. Perryman is certified for ASD screening and is researched trained for ASD assessment.  Her clinical experience includes schools, early intervention, inpatient rehabilitation, and acute care services in medical settings. 

Education / Degrees

  • B.S., Bachelor of Science in Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Illinois, 2000
  • M.A., Master of Arts in Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Illinois, 2002
  • PhD, Doctorate of Philosophy, University of North Carolina, 2009
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Spring 2020 Sections

    • SLPA-4701 (Language Disorders in Children) Section: 01
    • SLPA-4701 (Language Disorders in Children) Section: 02
    • SLPA-6779 (Current Trends&Iss in Spch-Lan) Section: 01D

    Fall 2019 Sections

    • SLPA-3702 (Speech & Language Acquistion) Section: 01
    • SLPA-3702 (Speech & Language Acquistion) Section: 02D
    • SLPA-4724 (Coun Issues in Comm Disorders) Section: 01

    Summer 2019 Sections

    • SLPA-4784 (Prof Practices Sem in Comm Dis) Section: 01D
    • SLPA-6701 (Stuttering:Theory & Research) Section: 01D

    Spring 2019 Sections

    • SLPA-4701 (Language Disorders in Children) Section: 01
    • SLPA-4701 (Language Disorders in Children) Section: 02
    • SLPA-6779 (Current Trends&Iss in Spch-Lan) Section: 01D

    Fall 2018 Sections

    • SLPA-3702 (Speech & Language Acquistion) Section: 01D
    • SLPA-3702 (Speech & Language Acquistion) Section: 02D
    • SLPA-4724 (Coun Issues in Comm Disorders) Section: 01

    Summer 2018 Sections

    • SLPA-4784 (Prof Practices Sem in Comm Dis) Section: 01D
    • SLPA-6701 (Stuttering:Theory & Research) Section: 01D

    Spring 2018 Sections

    • SLPA-4701 (Language Disorders in Children) Section: 01
    • SLPA-4701 (Language Disorders in Children) Section: 02
    • SLPA-6779 (Current Trends&Iss in Spch-Lan) Section: 01D
    • SLPA-6785 (Current Trends in SLP) Section: E02

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • SLPA-3702 (Speech & Language Acquistion) Section: 01D
    • SLPA-3702 (Speech & Language Acquistion) Section: 02D
    • SLPA-4724 (Coun Issues in Comm Disorders) Section: 01

    Summer 2017 Sections

    • SLPA-4784 (Prof Practices Sem in Comm Dis) Section: 01D
    • SLPA-6701 (Stuttering:Theory & Research) Section: 01D

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • SLPA-4701 (Language Disorders in Children) Section: 01
    • SLPA-4701 (Language Disorders in Children) Section: 02
    • SLPA-6779 (Current Trends&Iss in Spch-Lan) Section: 01D

    Fall 2016 Sections

    • SLPA-3702 (Speech & Language Acquistion) Section: 02
    • SLPA-3702 (Speech & Language Acquistion) Section: 03
    • SLPA-4724 (Coun Issues in Comm Disorders) Section: 01

    Summer 2016 Sections

    • SLPA-4784 (Prof Practices Sem in Comm Dis) Section: 01
    • SLPA-6701 (Stuttering:Theory & Research) Section: 01

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • SLPA-4701 (Language Disorders in Children) Section: 01D
    • SLPA-4701 (Language Disorders in Children) Section: 02D
    • SLPA-4724 (Coun Issues in Comm Disorders) Section: 01D

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • SLPA-3702 (Speech & Language Acquistion) Section: 01
    • SLPA-6779 (Current Trends&Iss in Spch-Lan) Section: 01D

    Summer 2015 Sections

    • SLPA-4784 (Prof Practices Sem in Comm Dis) Section: 01D
    • SLPA-6701 (Stuttering:Theory & Research) Section: 01D

    Spring 2015 Sections

    • SLPA-4701 (Language Disorders in Children) Section: 02
    • SLPA-4724 (Coun Issues in Comm Disorders) Section: 01D
    • SLPA-6791 (Clinic Prac & Meth in SLP II) Section: 06