Mary Lou Poole, M.S., CCC-SLP

Research Interests / Training Areas:

  • Adult Cognition and Language
  •  Early Childhood Intervention
  • Child Speech and Language


Mary Lou Poole received her undergraduate and graduate degrees from Purdue University. She is Director of the Speech-Language Clinic, teaches a course in Clinical School Methods in Communication Disorders, coordinates Education Externships, and provides clinical supervision. Clinical experience and interests include both pediatric and adult clients. Mrs. Poole is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the Indiana Speech-Language-Hearing Association, and the Midwest Clinic Directors Association.

Recent Publications and Presentations:

Poole, M.L. and Solomon, B. (March 2010). A Model Curriculum for Teaching Professional Issues in University Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Programs, ASHA Special Interest Division 11 Perspectus.

Maloney, K. Sources: Poole, M.L. and Crapeau, M. (2008). Resident Finds Lessons in Recovery. Purdue Exponent, March 26, 2008, Vol 122, No. 52, 1.

Poole, M. L. and Burns, E. (2008). Purdue University: New Clinical Faculty Provide Fresh Insights on a Range of Speech-Language Disorders. ISHA Hearsay, Spring 2008, Vol 34, No 2.

Poole, M. L. (2007). Purdue University's Birth-3 Clinic. ISHA Hearsay. Winter 2007, Vol 33, No 2.

Patterson Neubert, A. Source: Poole, M.L. (2006). Purdue Students Provide Speech, Language Services to Local Veterans. Purdue News Service, November 6, 2006.

Mary Lou Poole
Clinical Associate Professor;
Director Speech-Language Clinic
Lyles-Porter Hall, Room 2116
Phone: 765-494-3823

Speech, Language, & Hearing Sciences, Lyles-Porter Hall, 715 Clinic Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2122, PH: (765) 494-3789

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