Speech and Hearing graduate student Stephanie Altman talks with a patient in the Speech & Hearing Center. Computer in the background shows graphs of "loudness" and "time."

GW Speech & Hearing Center

George Washington University Speech and Hearing Center Update

The George Washington University Speech and Hearing Center’s doors are temporarily closed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. At this time, we are suspending physical appointments but, we are offering teletherapy services. As the situation with the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, we will update our clients on changes and adjustments to the clinic and our services. Your health is our first priority and we appreciate your understanding. Please call 202-994-7360 or email [email protected] if you have questions or need to speak to us. We are working to provide our continued support.


COVID-19: What You Need To Know


The center is committed to your health and safety as the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread.  We are monitoring the CDC and WHO websites and taking all necessary precautions. The current situation is very fluid and changing continuously.  Patients are encouraged to check those resources for up to date information on COVID-19, including how to best keep yourself safe and what you should do if you suspect that either you or a family member may have fallen ill with this virus.


Centers for Disease Control


We will continue to update our website with any changes to these policies based on CDC updates. We appreciate your patience during this time.


Since 1946, the GW Speech and Hearing Center has provided a full range of speech, language and hearing services for individuals of all ages with communicative needs in the Washington, D.C., area. With top-of-the-line labs, audiologic quarters, virtual appointment technology and multifaceted treatment rooms, the center maintains the highest standards in comprehensive evaluations, treatments and trainings.

The center is a teaching facility for graduate students in the GW Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences. Therapy is provided by graduate-level clinicians and supervised by certified/licensed speech-language pathologists. Faculty and students also run clinical research projects, in which clients may participate.


Making an Impact

"2,500 Annual Clinic Appointments in Speech and Language" with a graphic of a clipboard.


"900 Annual Clinic Appointments in Audiology" with a graphic of soundwaves traveling into an ear.


"100 Annual Virtual Telerehabilitation Treatment Hours" with a graphic of a computer with a medical cross on the screen.


"100% of Clinicians Certified in Clinical Competence" with the ASHA logo.



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Jordan Sender

Jordan Sender

MA '15

“We are working with people who are struggling with the basic ability to communicate. The best days are when you go home knowing you made their lives a little bit easier.”