Clinic Training and Services
Student-clinicians of Wits Speech Pathology and Audiology provide services individuals and their families every year. Supervised therapy is conducted at a number of sites during university term times.
Wits Speech and Hearing Clinic
The Wits Speech and Hearing Clinic is situated on the East Campus at Wits University, in the Umthombo building. Click here for a map. The clinic serves as both a student training facility and public service site. Assessment and intervention are provided by student-clinicians under the direct supervision of registered speech-language pathologists and audiologists.
The services that are provided by USHC include:
- Hearing assessments including electrophysiological assessments, including ABR and SSEP,
- Hearing aid fitting and management,
- Aural rehabilitation
Our clinic works on appointment basis, so if you require an appointment please contact Mrs. Beatrice Pitsoe at the Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, Room 133 Umthombo Building, East Campus, University of the Witwatersrand.
Referrals to the USHC can be made by audiologists, speech-language-pathologists, educators, physicians or self-referrals. It is helpful to have recent assessments and treatment plans forwarded. For appointments and queries, please phone the USHC reception on Tel: 011 717 4567.
Wits Satellite Clinic Sites
Speech-language pathology and audiology services are provided by student-clinicians in a number of clinical settings off-campus, including various hospitals, schools and community centres.