|The Department of speech-language pathology provides evaluation, consultation and treatment services for patients with communication disorders including speech, language and voice. Patients with swallowing disorders are evaluated and treated using the most recent advancements in instrumentational and therapeutic techniques. All ages are served in settings ranging from intensive care, acute care and long term care to home health and outpatient. Two full time and one part time speech-language pathologists are licensed by the state of Tennessee and hold certificates of clinical competence awarded by the American Speech Language Hearing Association. Question s may be directed to Lynn R. Sherrod M.A.,CCC-SCP.