MSHC – Memphis Speech and Hearing Center. This is our downtown location where all classes
and many clinic placements take place.
MSHC East – Our east clinic, located close to main campus.
WB – With Background (i.e., students coming with a degree in Communication Disorders).
WOB – With Other Background (i.e., students coming with an undergraduate degree in a
field other than Communication Disorders).
SLP – Speech-language pathologist
AuD – Audiologist
ASHA – American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
NSSLHA – National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association
AAA – American Academy of Audiology
TAASLP – Tennessee Association of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
CCC - Certificate of Clinical Competency awarded by ASHA. Often referred to as having
GA – Graduate Assistant
AHST – Allied Health Student Tracking system – the method for students to log clinic hours
PLP – Preschool Language Program. This is one of the clinic placements at MSHC East.
ELG – Early Language Group. This is one of the clinic placements at MSHC.
SLG – Speech Language Group. This is one of the clinic placements at MSHC.
Mid-South – Mid-South Conference on Communicative Disorders – a conference held in the spring
and run by the School’s student body
CSD – School of Communication Sciences and Disorders
UofM – University of Memphis