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Dr. Treasyri (pronounced "treasure") Williams Wood, is a native of metro-Detroit, Michigan. She graduated from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, MI with a Bachelor of Science in Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology and later earned a Master of Science degree in Communicative Sciences & Disorders from Hampton University in Hampton, VA. Treasyri then obtained a Clinical Doctorate in Speech Language Pathology (SLPD) from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL.Dr. Williams Wood specializes in teaching topics related to neural bases of communication. She enjoys educating fellow professionals, community members and graduate students. She is passionate about developing person-centered interventions for individuals with swallowing, cognitive and communicative deficits as a result of neurogenic dysfunction. She has been awarded a Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA). Additionally, she holds a certification from the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. Dr. Williams Wood has also been appointed to the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) SIG 2 Neurogenic Disorders Professional Development Committee (PDC) and is currently serving a 3-year term.She is delighted to utilize her specialized training, experience in project management and community outreach initiatives in her role as Speech Language Pathology Clinic Director and Clinical Associate Professor at DePaul University.