Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Twyla Perryman, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of West Georgia. Her primary research interests include diagnosis and intervention services for children with developmental disabilities, including Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). She is also interested in the preparation of students in Communication Sciences and Disorders. She holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence and has received an ACE award for continuing education from ASHA. Dr. Perryman is certified for ASD screening and is researched trained for ASD assessment. Her clinical experience includes schools, early intervention, inpatient rehabilitation, and acute care services in medical settings.
Education / Degrees
- B.S., Bachelor of Science in Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Illinois, 2000
- M.A., Master of Arts in Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Illinois, 2002
- PhD, Doctorate of Philosophy, University of North Carolina, 2009