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Southwestern VA Training & Development Center

Type of Facility: State facility for the mentally and physically challenged.

Distance From Campus: 49 miles

Academic/Clinical Prerequisites for Placement at the Facility:

Appropriate course work in adult speech and language disorders and developmental delay; minimum of two semesters at Radford Speech-Language and Hearing Clinic.    

Average number of clock hours per term earned by student: 80

Types of Activities Engaged at the Facility:

Evaluations and treatment, staff meetings, ID team activities, special events as scheduled. 

Disorders served:  dysphagia, language disorders

Student documentation required:  TB skin test, criminal background test