Augmentative/Alternative Communication


Rebecca Ankeney

Hanna Ammons, MA, CCC
Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language Pathology

Clinical Interests
Speech and language development, pediatric speech and language disorders, Apraxia, alternative and augmentative communication (AAC).

Professional Associations
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Location
Speech-Language Pathology
1D203 UH
1500 E. Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Email: haammons@med.umich.edu


Rebecca Ankeney

Rebecca Ankeney, MA, CCC
Senior Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language Pathology

Clinical Interests
Speech and language development, pediatric speech and language disorders, feeding and swallowing disorders, children with complex communication needs, alternative and augmentative communication (AAC).

Professional Associations
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Location
Briarwood Pediatric Rehabilitation
Building 2, Suite A
400 E. Eisenhower Parkway
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: 734-998-7710
Fax: 734-232 3264
Email: ankeneyr@med.umich.edu


Lynn E. Driver

Lynn E. Driver, MS, CCC
Speech-Language Pathology Clinical Supervisor

Clinical Interests
Assessment and treatment of pediatric developmental and acquired communication and swallowing disorders. Voice and resonance disorders; feeding and swallowing disorders; communication development in children with tracheostomy/ventilator dependence; augmentative/alternative communication; intra and extra operative language mapping; neurogenic communication disorders; autism

Professional Associations
American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech and hearing Association (MSHA)

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Location
Briarwood Pediatric Speech-Language Pathology
400 E. Eisenhower Pkway, Bldg 2, Suite A
Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone: 734-232-3268
Fax: 734-232-3264
Email: ldriver@umich.edu


Lynn E. Driver

Lynn E. Driver, MS, CCC
Speech-Language Pathology Clinical Supervisor

Clinical Interests
Assessment and treatment of pediatric developmental and acquired communication and swallowing disorders. Voice and resonance disorders; feeding and swallowing disorders; communication development in children with tracheostomy/ventilator dependence; augmentative/alternative communication; intra and extra operative language mapping; neurogenic communication disorders; autism

Professional Associations
American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech and hearing Association (MSHA)

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Location
Briarwood Pediatric Speech-Language Pathology
400 E. Eisenhower Pkway, Bldg 2, Suite A
Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone: 734-232-3268
Fax: 734-232-3264
Email: ldriver@umich.edu


Dana L. Hanifan
Dana L. Hanifan, MA, CCC
Senior Speech-Language Pathologist

Clinical Interests
Dysarthria and Dysphagia in Motor Neuron Disease. Multidisciplinary Rehabilitation Approaches to Traumatic Brain Injury; Traumatic Brain Injury Program Development. Pre-and Post-Operative Dysphagia related to anterior cervical fusion procedures with specific interest in DISH Syndrome.

Professional Associations
American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Certifications
Certification Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association

Location
Speech-Language Pathology
University Hospital 1D203
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: dhanifan@umich.edu


Sheila Harkaway Sheila Harkaway, MS, CCC
Senior Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language-Pathology

Clinical Interests
Adult neurologic communication disorders; cognitive-communicative functioning, dysphagia, and dysarthria in neurodegenerative disorders; dysarthria and dysphagia in motor neuron disease.

Professional Associations
American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech Language Hearing Association (MSHA)

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Locations
1D203 University Hospital
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: smhark@umich.edu


Karen B. Kurcz

Karen B. Kurcz, MA, CCC
Senior Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language Pathology
SLP Compliance Manager

Clinical Interests
Adult Neurogenic Communication Disorders, Swallowing disorder issues at the end of life

Professional Associations
American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech and hearing Association (MSHA)

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association

Location
1D203 University Hospital
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: kkurcz@umich.edu


Laura L. Scott

Laura L. Scott, MA, CCC
Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language Pathology

Clinical Interests
Speech and Language Development/Treatment, Augmentative/Alternative Communication, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Fluency Disorders

Professional Association
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Location
Northville Health Center, Pediatric Speech-Language Pathology
39901 Traditions Drive
Northville, MI 48168

Phone: 248-305-4400
Fax: 248-305-4401
Email: lauraall@med.umich.edu


Michelle Lynn Shenton

Michelle Lynn Shenton, M.Ed., CCC
Senior Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language Pathology
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Clinical Interests
Neurorehabilitation of cognitive-communicative disorders in
adults secondary to traumatic brain injury; assistive technology

Professional Associations
American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech Language and Hearing Association (MSHA)
Brain Injury Association of America
Michigan Brain Injury Association

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Location
MedRehab
355 Briarwood Circle
Ann Arbor, MI 48108-0742

Phone: 734-998-7888
Fax: 734-998-6340
Email: germanm@umich.edu