Theresa Estrem

Assistant Professor



  • B.A. French and Linguistics, Augsburg College, Minneapolis, 1979
  • M.A., Communication Disorders, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1984
  • Ph.D., Educational Psychology,  University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 2003


  • Research Assistant, University of Minnesota, 2000-2003
  • Director of Communication, Speech and Language Services, Minnesota Autism Center, 2004-2005
  • Lecturer, Dept of Educational Psychology, University of Minnesota 2005-2006
    Assistant Professor, St. Cloud State University, 2006-

Courses Taught

  • CSD 130 Intro to Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
  • CSD 230 Global Perspectives in Communication Disorders
  • CSD 322 Anatomy and Physiology
  • CSD 460/560 Language Development
  • CSD 461/561 Language Disorders: Assessment and Intervention
  • CSD 468/568 Language Development and Disorders (For non-majors)
  • CSD 515 Multicultural Issues in Speech-Language Pathology
  • CSD 624 Language/Communication Assessment and Interventions for Students with ASD
  • CSD 636 Diagnostics
  • CSD 651: Internship: Educational
  • CSD 677 Professional Issues and Ethics

Professional certification

  • Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Professional Interests and Activities

  • Dr. Estrem teaches courses in diagnostics, child language development and disorders, and autism.  She supervises undergraduate and graduate students in the departmental speech and hearing clinic. 
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