Communicative Disorders (CD)

Teresa Gray

Dr. Teresa Gray is an Assistant Professor in the Communicative Disorders Program.  Her expertise is in the areas of aphasia, traumatic brain injury, and bilingualism. She supervises on- and off-campus adult neurogenic clinics and teaches the graduate level seminars on adult language disorders. She is the director of the Gray Matter Lab.

Betty Yu

Betty Yu is an Assistant Professor in the Communicative Disorders Program in Special Education. Before joining the faculty at San Francisco State, she practiced as a speech-

Patti Solomon-Rice

Patti Solomon-Rice is an Associate Professor and Clinic Director in the Communicative Disorders Program at San Francisco State University.  She has taught both graduate and undergraduate courses including Advanced Clinical Skills, Motor Speech Disorders, AAC, Language Disorders and Language Development, and each semester she supervises an early intervention toddler clinic at one of SFSU’s two early childhood education centers.

Laura Epstein

Laura Epstein, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Associate Professor and Coordinator, Program in Communicative Disorders; school internship coordinator, Department of Special Education & Communicative Disorders.  Research interests include Spanish-bilingual language development, classroom-based intervention, and school-based issues.  Received the California Speech-Language-Hearing Association Diversity Award in 2011, and the California Healthcare Foundation Leadership Fellowship in 2010.