Sandie Barrie Blackley

Presentations, Lectures, Workshops

Title Event
What Is an Auditory Processing Disorder? 2013 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair

Sandie Barrie Blackley, MA/CCC-SLP, helps struggling readers, writers and spellers to meet the everyday challenges of language. By interest and by training, she is committed to finding better ways to bring the pleasures of reading and writing into the lives of children. At the same time, she is passionate about providing better tools for the parents, educators and clinicians who work with language-challenged students. Sandie has more than thirty years of experience in the private practice sector of speech-language pathology. In 1998 she was awarded the Clinical Services Award by the North Carolina Speech, Hearing and Language Association, the award for the state’s most outstanding clinician and was elected a Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the equivalent of a lifetime achievement award. Sandie recently received the Speech, Hearing, Language Association’s Public Service Award for 2011 for educating the public about language processing disorders like dyslexia. Sandie is the co-founder of Lexercise. She is a speech-language pathologist, visiting assistant professor of communication sciences and disorders at UNC Greensboro and founder/owner of the Language and Learning Clinic, PLLC, a private practice in Elkin, NC, and Greensboro, NC, specializing in communication disorders, including disorders of reading and written language.