Speech Pathology - Battle Creek VA Medical Center
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Battle Creek VA Medical Center


Speech Pathology

Exterior front of Battle Creek VA Medical Center Building 2 with American flags, lamp post, and garden
What We Do

The Speech-Language Program at the Battle Creek VAMC offers speech and language screening, therapeutic intervention and more.

Key Staff

Program Manager

Physical Rehabilitation, Supervisor
Caroline Moran
(269) 966-5600 Ext. 31165

Speech-Language Pathologists

Debra Gleeson, Ext. 35319

For general program information, call (269) 966-5600, Ext. 35301.

Service Information

The Speech-Language Program at the Battle Creek VAMC provides:

Assessments including:

  • Speech and Language Screening
  • Swallowing Screening
  • Functional Independence Measure (FIM) Screening
  • Comprehensive Speech Assessment
  • Comprehensive Language Assessment
  • Cognitive-Linguistic Evaluation
  • mTBI Cognitive Evaluation
  • Voice Evaluation
  • Laryngeal Function Studies
  • Fluency Evaluation
  • Motor-Speech Evaluation
  • Clinical Swallowing Evaluation
  • Video Swallow Studies
  • Augmentative/Alternative Communication (AAC)/Assistive Technologies

Therapeutic intervention including:

  • Oral-Motor Exercises
  • Speech Therapy
  • Language Rehabilitation
  • Cognitive Rehabilitation
  • Voice Rehabilitation and/or Restoration
  • Fluency Therapy
  • AAC/Assistive Technologies Training & Education
  • Swallowing Rehabilitation
  • Family/staff education and training

Contact Info


  • Battle Creek VA Medical Center
    Bldg 82, Room 003/004

Contact Number(s)

  • 269-966-5600 Ext. 35321/35319
  • 888-214-1247 Ext. 35321/35319

Hours of Operation

  • Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm