New Clients

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The DePaul Speech and Language Clinic gladly accepts new clients from across our community, far and wide. Please visit the links below to submit a new client referral form or to access our new client welcome packets that are available in English and Spanish.

New Client Forms

Please return the completed forms to our office to begin the new client registration process.

Child Intake Packet.pdf

Adult Intake Form.pdf

Telepractice Consent Addendeum 2022.pdf

New Client Welcome Packets

New clients should familiarize themselves with our services by reading our welcome packets which are available in English and in Spanish.

Frequently Asked Questions

We do not accept any insurance and our services are free!  Our clinic operates on a donation-based model.  Our mission is to provide speech therapy services free of charge for individuals with communication disorders.  Our clients are more than welcome to donate at a level they think is appropriate to support us with our mission.

Correct!  Our clinic is part of DePaul University which is a 501c3 non-profit organization.  All donations are tax-deductable.

We depend on donations to help us to continue to provide services and reduce the therapy delivery disparity for underserved populations.  A donation of any amount helps and all contributions are tax-deductable.  Your donation will be a gift that will provide for individuals with communication disorders.  If you are interested in making a donation, please visit our giving page.

The DePaul Speech and Language Clinic is located on DePaul University's campus in the heart of the Lincoln Park neighborhood.  We are open to serve all residents of Chicago and its surrounding suburbs.  Visit our contact page for specifics on how to reach the clinic.

As of right now, we are developing groups that fit well with the needs of our clients.

We welcome all ages from young children through adults with a variety of communication and swallowing disorders.

The clinic is open and accepting new clients for screenings and evaluations.  Beginning in January, 2022, accepted clients will start therapy sessions.  You may reach out today to begin the process of becoming a client.

We focus on creating individualized treatment plans for each client based on their needs and schedule.  We can offer therapy sessions on weekly or bi-weekly schedules.

You can initiate therapy services by submitting our new client form.  A speech therpary faculty member will then reach out to you to answer further questions and set up an appointment.  You can also call the clinic at (773) 325-7040 or send an email to

COVID-19 Protocols

Because we remain in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, patients both current and new are welcome to review the health and safety protocols that are in place for the DePaul Speech and Language Clinic.