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Deborah Taege Sanders

Adjunct Faculty, Disability and Human Development


Office Hours

By appointment


Deborah has worked as a speech language pathologist for over 28 years and has specialized in providing AAC clinical services for 21 years. She currently works at a Special Education Cooperative near Chicago serving transition age students with complex communication needs. Prior to this, Deborah worked at the ATU at UIC providing AAC evaluations and implementations. She has been a guest lecturer at The University of Illinois @ Chicago, Northwestern University, and Elmhurst College. Deborah has experience providing clinical speech language services to adults as well as young children having worked in early intervention, public school setting, inpatient, and outpatient rehabilitation settings.

Master of Science, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1991
Bachelor of Science, Illinois State University, 1980