Susan K. Riley, MS, CCC-SLP

Susan K. Riley, Lecturer Emerita, was a clinical faculty member. Ms. Riley participated in both academic and clinical teaching. She was directly involved with family-centered practice as a service delivery model, presented workshops and poster sessions on a family-centered approach, and worked to integrate this philosophy into the speech-language services offered at the Conley Center. Ms. Riley completed a sabbatical at Northern Illinois University, working with James R. and Mary A. Andrews, developers of the Family-Based Treatment approach.


  • MS (1965) University of Wisconsin
  • BS (1964) Northwestern University

Association Memberships

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Maine Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Publications and Presentations

  • Riley, S.K. (2005, October). Teaching and integrating counseling skills into clinical education for CSD graduate students. North East Council of Clinical Directors in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Spring Meeting, Boston, MA.
  • Riley, S.K. (2005, April). Developing communication skills for working with children with disabilities and their families. Workshop presentation at Conference on Children with Special Needs and the Child Welfare System, Bangor, ME.