| Sandra Cleveland|
Associate Clinical Faculty Au.D. Graduate Program Director Director of Audiology Clinical Services
Department: Department of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology
Office: 503 BK
American Speech-Language Hearing Association, CCC-A
As Director of Northeastern's clinical program in audiology, Ms.
Cleveland will supervise audiology graduate students who perform diagnostic testing, teach audiology classes. and provide direct services to audiology clients in the Speech-Language and Hear
Infant and child audiologic assessment
Functional hearing loss
Central auditory processing
Dr. Sandra Cleveland, audiologist, is currently Director of Audiology Clinical Services and is the Au.D. Graduate Program Director. She is a certified and licensed audiologist and a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. Special interests include aural rehabilitation, hearing aids, pediatric audiology, and central auditory processing disorders. She provides clinical supervision and teaches a variety of courses, including Rehabilitative Audiology, Pediatric Audiology, Assessment and Management of Central Auditory Disorders, and Differential Diagnosis.
Dr. Sandra Cleveland developed and presently oversees the following programs funded by the Boston Guild for the Hard of Hearing at Northeastern; Hearing Instrument Outreach Program, Aural Rehabilitation and Speechreading Classes, Assistive Listening Device Program, and the Community Outreach Program. She ensures that the highest quality of services are provided to individuals with hearing loss and that through innovative ways information is disseminated to professionals and others to increase awareness about the total impact of hearing loss and the importance of hearing conservation.
Prior to Northeastern, she was a clinical audiologist at Children's Hospital in Boston for 12 years and at UMass Medical Center in Worcester for 5 years. As a clinical audiologist, she provided diagnostic and rehabilitative services to infants, children, and adults.
Selected Publications and Presentations
Dahiya R, Cleveland S, Megerian C. (2000) Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenita associated with conductive hearing loss. Ear, Nose, and Throat Journal, 79 (3), 178-182.
Radkowski D, Cleveland S, Friedman E. (1998). Childhood pseudohypacusis in patients with high risk for actual hearing loss. The Laryngoscope, 108: October 1998, 1534-1538.
Cleveland S. (1997). Central auditory processing disorder: when is evaluation referral indicated? In R.A. Barkley & Associates(Ed). The ADHD Report, 9-12. New York: Guilford Press.
Sundel R, Cleveland S, Beiser A, Newburger J, McGill T, Baker A, Koren G, Novak R, Harris J, and Burns J. (1992). Audiologic profiles of children with acute kawasaki disease. American Journal of Otology, 13(6), 512-515.
Sundel R, Newburger J, McGill T, Cleveland S, Miller W, Berry B, and Burns, J. (1990). Sensorineural hearing loss associated with kawasaki disease. Journal of Pediatrics, 117(3), 371-377.