The Ball State University Speech-Language Clinic, operated by the Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, serves the community's communication disorder needs while providing students with opportunities for clinical experience (under faculty supervision).

Voice treatment for individuals with Parkinson’s disease

Our Speech and Language Clinic offers individual and group therapy for individuals with Parkinson’s Disease using the SPEAK OUT!® and LOUD Crowd® speech treatment program available through the Parkinson Voice Project. Individual and Group therapy sessions are held in the Ball State Speech and Hearing Clinic in the Health Professions Building, Room 254. This service is free to individuals with PD. Contact the Ball State Speech-Language Clinic for more information on group meetings or to schedule your appointment at (765) 285-8160.


The clinic offers speech and language diagnostic and therapy services for children and adults who have problems with communication due to:


  • language delay or impairment
  • indistinct or unintelligible speech
  • voice problems
  • stroke
  • cerebral palsy
  • cleft palate
  • throat surgery
  • hearing impairment
  • central auditory processing difficulties
  • Alzheimer's disease

*Services are provided by Ball State students supervised by licensed and certified practitioners.

Clinic Hours and Scheduling

Appointments are required.

To schedule appointments, refer a patient, or obtain additional information, call the main clinic office at 765-285-8160. Our clinic secretary schedules appointments for both the Speech Language Pathology and the Audiology clinics.

Clinic hours correspond to university hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. During the summer break beginning in May, our hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. If Ball State University is on a break or closed, then our clinics are closed.


The charge for services varies depending on the service offered.