Judd Leighton Speech and Language Clinic

Communicative Sciences & Disorders
34 Madeleva Bldg. Ste. 150
Saint Mary’s College
Notre Dame, IN 46556
Phone: 574-284-5210
Fax: 574-284-5088

The Judd Leighton Speech and Language Clinic (JLSLC) at Saint Mary’s College is a speech language pathology clinic providing services for children and adults with communication disorders. Services are provided by student clinicians who are supervised by an American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) certified Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) who is licensed in the state of Indiana.

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The Judd Leighton Speech and Language Clinic and the Neuro Clinc at Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN semester schedule:
Clinic begins:  Fall: Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, Spring: Monday, January 28, 2019
No Clinic: 
No Clinic: Fall: October 15-19; Spring: March 11-15, 2019
No Clinic: Fall: Tue. November 20- Fri. November 21; Spring: April 19-22
Last Day: Fall: December 6; Spring: April 25
Make-up dates: There is no charge for missed appointments, and there will be no make-up appointment. Please refer to the Attendance Policy.

When South Bend Community School Corporation closes due to inclement weather, then the Judd Leighton Speech and Language Clinic will also CLOSE.

Speech Services available through the clinic include speech and language evaluations and treatments for children and adults who present with both acquired and developmental disorders in the following areas:

  • Articulation and phonological disorders
  • Receptive and expressive language disorders
  • Aural rehabilitation
  • Voice
  • Fluency disorders
  • Communication modalities, including AAC consultation
  • Social communication disorders
  • Cognitive communication disorders

Hearing screenings are also available through the clinic. These assessments are performed by student clinicians under the direction of an ASHA certified Speech-Language Pathologists.

The clinic is designed to offer SLP services to community members, and in turn provide a complete educational experience to the Saint Mary’s College students in the communicative sciences and disorders undergraduate program and the Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology program. 

The Judd Leighton Speech and Language Clinic will continue offering the following:

CSD JLSL Clinic bubblesPediatric Groups:
Summerime Speech

  • Information for the Summer 2019 Clinic will be coming soon
  • Session Fee: $185
  • Current clients will be offered enrollment prior to new clients. 
  • Open enrollment will begin 2 weeks after current client enrollment start date.
  • For more information Email leightonclinic@saintmarys.edu

Adult Groups:
Aphasia Discussion Group
Parkinson's Support Group

Service Plan 12 weeks therapy schedules Amount
*Includes hearing screening        
Speech and Language Therapy*  One hour session  $25.00
Speech and Language Therapy Group
Sept - May
 One hour sessions in a group   $15.00
Adult Group Meetings  Parkinson’s Support & Aphasia Discussion     --
Speech and Language Evaluation*    1 time evaluation $100.00
Diagnostic Hearing Evaluation  1 time evalutaion  $20.00








Please plan for 12 weeks per semester, at least one session per week.
We will be following the campus calendar.
Payment is due at the time of invoicing. At this time we do not bill insurance.

**The Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders is committed to serving the community and will work diligently to ensure that services can be made available without causing undue hardship. Please contact our office regarding payment accommodations. 574-284-5210

Communicative Sciences & Disorders
34 Madeleva Bldg. Ste. 150
Saint Mary’s College
Notre Dame, IN 46556

Phone: 574-284-5210
Fax: 574-284-5088
E-mail: leightonclinic@saintmarys.edu

Get Started:
Complete and send the  Adult  or  Pediatric  Intake Form

Please Park in The Clubhouse Parking Lot: see MAP
With your first appointment at the clinic you will receive a parking pass to be placed in your vehicle while attending clinic. Please note: the clinic has parking in the Madeleva/Clubhouse lot, but we cannot guarantee a parking spot in that lot. You may use any parking lot on campus with your parking pass.

About Saint Mary's College: Founded in 1844 by the Sisters of the Holy Cross, Saint Mary’s College is rooted in its mission to prepare women to make a difference in the world. A pioneer in the education of women, Saint Mary’s is a four-year, Catholic, residential, liberal arts college in Notre Dame, Ind. The College is an academic community offering bachelor’s degrees in more than 30 major areas of study, including business, nursing, education, biology, social work, and English. Saint Mary’s also offers co-educational master’s degrees in data science, speech language pathology, autism studies, and a Doctorate of Nursing Practice.

The Judd Leighton Clinic at Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN does not discriminate in the delivery of professional services on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship, or status as a covered veteran, or other characteristics protected by federal, state or local statute or ordinance.