Alisa Woods, M.S., CCC-SLP

Associate Clinical Professor

Communication Sciences and Oral Health

Alisa Woods, M.S., CCC-SLP

Contact

awoods2@twu.edu
214-689-6657
IHSD 1721

Biography

Alisa Woods, M.S. CCC-SLP is an Associate Clinical Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Texas Woman's University. She has 25 years of clinical experience in the field of Speech-Language Pathology where she has served as a clinician, a supervisor of SLP graduate students' externships and SLP-CFYs, and a Director of Rehab. She also has over 25 years of experience in adult neurogenic disorders and dysphagia, where she has explored evidenced-based treatments to enhance recovery from language, motor, cognitive and dysphagia deficits post stroke. She is trained in AMPcare's ESP protocol for neuromuscular electrical stimulation for dysphagia. She is the Externship Coordinator where she is in charge of placing over 20 graduate students each semester out in the field. She strives to find top rated sites that provide graduate students with amazing learning experiences. She is certified as a National Outcome Measurement System (NOMS) trainer, an outcome measurement tool used by the American Speech Hearing and Language Association to determine levels of severity in speech, language, and cognitive skills of adults with neurogenic disorders.

Education

M.S., Speech Language Pathologist, Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX, 1994
B.S., Communication Disorders, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 1992

Expertise

Adult Neurogenics; Adult Dysphagia

Latest Articles

Integrative Executive Function Training in Chronic Stroke- A Case Example.
Journal of Applied Biobehavioral Research (2017)
Asha K. Vas, Robin Abellera, Sarah Taylor, Emily Rich, Jennifer Burns

Professional Affiliations

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Texas Speech-Language Hearing Association