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Tulsa Aphasia Support Group

Individuals and caregivers can join others experiencing life with aphasia to learn ways to cope, recover and enjoy life.

The group meets the second Friday of each month, September through June, from 10 to 11 a.m. Meetings are held at the Center for Individuals with Physical Challenges, Classroom 3, 815 S. Utica Ave., Tulsa, Oklahoma 74104.

For questions or more information, please contact group adviser Suzanne Stanton at 918-631-2909 or suzanne-stanton@utulsa.edu.


Northeastern Oklahoma Cochlear Implant Support Group

We provide a venue to learn, practice listening and connect with individuals who use cochlear implants. Closed captioning is offered. ASL interpreters are available upon request. Everyone is welcome including individuals with cochlear implants and anyone considering a cochlear implant. Parents, spouses, family members, friends and students are also encouraged to attend.

The group meets from 6:45 to 8 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month (unless otherwise published). Meetings are held simultaneously in-person at TU’s Mary K. Chapman Center and virtually using Microsoft Teams (unless otherwise published). No meetings are held in July, November and December.

Meetings in 2024

  • January 18*
  • February 22
  • March 28
  • April 25
  • May 23 – Chapman Center only (social event)
  • June 27
  • July – no meeting
  • August 22
  • September 26
  • October 24
  • November – no meeting
  • December – no meeting

*Third Thursday of the month

Microsoft Teams meeting

Send an email to julie-hyland@utulsa.edu to request the link to attend a virtual meeting.

In-person meeting

Mary K. Chapman Center for Communicative Disorders
The University of Tulsa
2820 E 5th Street (Lobby or room L17)
Tulsa, OK 74104

Find your way using this searchable campus map.

Directions to campus

  1. Take Highway 244 to the Delaware exit.
  2. Turn South on Delaware.
  3. Go to 5th Street and turn East.
  4. The Mary K. Chapman Center is on the south side of 5th Street.
  5. Limited disabled parking is available directly in front of the building.

Additional parking is available in the lots across the street to the north. Access to these lots is from 4th Place. Turn east on 4th place (before reaching 5th Street) and turn south into the third driveway on the right. Drive through the parking lot until you see the signs on the west side that are labeled “Speech and Hearing Clinic Reserved” or park in any available space. The clinic is directly across 5th Street southwest of the parking lot.

More information and email list

For more information about speakers or topics or to be added to our email list, please contact Julie Hyland, AuD, at julie-hyland@utulsa.edu.


National Stuttering Association Chapter Meeting

Join other people who stutter, their friends, family and speech-language pathologists to learn more about stuttering and explore new ways to cope with stuttering in a safe environment.

Tulsa Family Chapter

Kids and teens who stutter (ages 7-17), family members, speech professionals. For the Fall 2022 semester we will be joining with the Oklahoma State adult and family chapters.

When

Thursday, 7 pm on the following dates:

September 15
October 13
November 10
December 8

Contact

For more information, contact Laura Wilson at laura-wilson@utulsa.edu or 918-631-2903.

Location

Virtual. Please contact Laura Wilson for link.