Laura Barrett

Laura Barrett headshot
Hall of Government
2115 G Street NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
[email protected]

Areas of Expertise

  • Pediatric Language Disorders
  • Pediatric Motor Speech Disorders
  • Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing Disorders
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication
  • Pragmatic Disorders
  • Autism


Laura Barrett is a Clinical Professor at George Washington University, Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Science.  She supervises students in their rotations in pediatric language, social communication disorders, and feeding.  Laura is level 1 PROMPT trained and Level 1 SOS Approach to Feeding trained. Laura has over 20 years previous experience in a variety of settings across the Boston and Northern Virginia areas to include hospitals, clinics, early intervention, home care, public and private education.


B.S., Communication Sciences and Disorders, The State University of New York at Plattsburgh, Plattsburgh, NY

M.S., Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

Professional Activities

  • Member: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • Member: Speech and Hearing Association of Virginia (SHAV)
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP)
  • American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • Speech-Language Pathology Licensure: District of Columbia
  • Speech-Language Pathology Licensure: Virginia

Classes Taught

Clinics Supervised:

  • Pediatric Language, Social Communication Disorders, and  Pediatric feeding


Academic Classes:

Foundations of Human Communication