Kristen Higgins, MA CCC-SLP


Kristen Higgins is a Department Lecturer and Speech-Language Pathologist. Since completing the graduate program in Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Maine in 2006, she provided speech, language, and swallowing services to the adult/geriatric population primarily in acute care and outpatient, but also in acute rehab and skilled nursing facilities.


  • MA (2006) University of Maine
  • BA (2042) University of Maine


  • CSD 682: Current Issues in Aphasia, Right Hemisphere Damage and Dementia

Association Memberships

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Higgins, K. P. & Smith, A. B. (2012). Prevalence and characteristics of voice disorders in a sample of university teaching faculty. Contemporary Issues in Communication Sciences and Disorders, 39 (Fall), 69-75.