Kerri Mitchell

Visiting Lecturer
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Kerri Mitchell

Education

B.A. Communicative Disorders, University of Redlands

M.S. Speech and Hearing Sciences, MGH Institute of Health Professions

American Speech and Hearing Association Certification California State License

Contact

Truesdail Center
Suite 121
P: 909.748.8071
E: kerri_mitchell@redlands.edu

Meet Kerri

Kerri has been teaching in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders since 2015. Areas of interest include pediatric and adult dysphagia, voice disorders and early language intervention. Primary responsibilities in the department include clinical teaching in the areas of assessment and intervention in the medical setting

Courses Taught

CDIS 616 Neuropathologies of Swallowing

CDIS 631 Disorders of Voice

CDIS 664 Medical Aspects

CDIS 644 Early Language Clinic

Departmental Service

National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Faculty Advisor

Professional Experience

Prior to working for the University, Kerri was employed as the Speech-Language Pathology Supervisor at Redlands Community Hospital. While working for RCH, she partnered with the University to begin an externship program that allows students to participate in weekly grand rounds with patients exhibiting a variety of swallowing, language and cognitive deficits. Prior to working at RCH, Kerri worked at St. Bernardine’s Medical Center and San Bernardino Community Hospital. Areas of interest and training included working with premature infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, adult dysphagia, voice disorders and tracheostomy. Kerri has been trained in MBSiMP and cue-based feeding in the NICU.

Publications and Presentations

Voice Disorders Treatment Considerations. Lecture to Osaka Medical School, Redlands, CA, October 2015-2018.

Dysphagia Case Studies. Lecture to Osaka Medical School, Redlands, CA, October 2017-2018.

Overview of Pediatric Communication Disorders. Lecture to Loma Linda University Medical School Nurse Practitioner Program, Loma Linda, CA, March 2017.

Cue-based feeding in the NICU. Lecture to Redlands Community Hospital NICU staff, Redlands, CA, February 2015.

Mitchell, K. and Ashland, J., Multidisciplinary feeding team assessment for children with reflux. Poster session, American Speech-Language Hearing Association Convention, New Orleans, LA, November 2009.

Affiliations

American Speech, Language and Hearing Association

California Speech, Language and Hearing Association