Linda Madsen, MS

North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities
Minot State University
500 University Avenue West
Minot, ND 58707
 
Phone: 701-858-3424
Email: linda.madsen@minotstateu.edu
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Last Updated: October 09, 2012

Linda Madsen
 

Primary Activity Coordinators: Information/Dissemination
Project/Program/Clinic Contacts: North Dakota Senior Medicare Patrol Project
 
Discipline(s): Speech-Language Pathology
 
AUCD Council Membership: Community Education Directors' Council

Vita/Bio

VITAE
Linda Madsen, M.S., CCC-SLP
Education:
Minot State University 1992-1994 M.S. Communication Disorders
Minot State University 1989-1992 B.A. Communication Disorders
Minot State College 1978-1980 A.A. Secretarial
Certification:
•· Licensed to practice as a Speech-Language Pathologist in North Dakota.
•· Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) through the American Speech Language Hearing Association.
Membership:
•· Member of North Dakota Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NDSLHA).
•· President-elect for NDSLHA.
•· Member of American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA).
Professional Experience:
August 2006 to Present
Clinical Supervisor, Communication Disorders/Special Education Department, Minot State University, Minot, North Dakota.
Provide clinical supervision to students in the communication disorders program.
July 2006 to Present
Project Director, North Dakota Senior Medicare Patrol (ND SMP).
August 2003 to Present
Project Coordinator, North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities, Minot State University, Minot, North Dakota.
Coordinate the direct speech-language services provided to students in schools in rural North Dakota via teletherapy.
August 1996 to August 2003
Project Coordinator, North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities, Minot State University, Minot, North Dakota.
Provide direct and consultative speech-language services for adults with developmental disabilities at the Minot Vocational Adjustment Workshop. Supervise graduate students in the Communication Disorders program during their clinical placement at MVAW.
August 1994 to December 1995
Project Coordinator, North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities, Minot State University, Minot, North Dakota.
On-site Project Coordinator for the Collaborative Communication Project at the Quentin N. Burdick Job Corps Center. Responsible for collaboration with classroom teachers and vocational instructors to improve communication efficiency and language skills of the students at Job Corps. Supervised graduate students in their clinical practicum placement at Burdick Job Corps.
January 1994 - June 1994
Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech and Hearing Services, Inc., Jamestown, North Dakota.
Administered diagnostic, therapeutic, and consultative speech-language services to children and adults. Provided services both on and off site to individuals with language delay, articulation and phonological disorders, apraxia, swallowing disorders, aphasia, and autism. Provided home programming activities where appropriate. Off-site locations included Head Start, daycare, private homes, hospitals, long-term skilled nursing facilities, and Vesselamour School for Autistic Children.
Presentations:
Madsen, L. and Rollings, S. (2005). Using Teletherapy to Address the SLP Shortage in North Dakota. American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, San Diego, CA.
Madsen, L. and Peterson, L. (2004). A panel discussion of TeleMedicine practices in North Dakota. North Dakota Technology Expo, Minot, ND.
Martin, S., Gerard, C., and Madsen, L. (2003). Keys to Successful Telepractice in Speech/Language/Pathology. American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, Chicago, IL.
Gerard, C., Martin, S., and Madsen, L. (2003). Providing Speech Language Services to Rural Schools via Telepractice. American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, Chicago, IL.
Laturnas, S., Madsen, L., and Gerard, C. (2002). Talking Photo Albums to Increase Language in Adults with DD. American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, Atlanta, GA.
Madsen, L., Martin, S., and Gerard, C. (2002). Language Building Through Leisure Activities. St. Amant Centre Conference, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Gerard, C. and Madsen, L. (2002). Building Language Skills...Using the Internet. St. Amant Centre Conference, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Bachmann, N., Madsen, L., and Gerard,C. (2001). Web-Based Language Intervention Strategies for Adults with Developmental Disabilities. American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, New Orleans, LA.
Gerard, C., Madsen, L., Earl, J., and Metzger, B. (2000). Internet Access for Persons with Mental Retardation. American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, Washington, D.C.
Peterson, L., Madsen, L., and Gerard, C. (2000). The Effects of Computerized Voice Output on Communication of Adults with Developmental Disabilities during Leisure Activity. American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, Washington, D.C.

Continuing education:
•· North Dakota Speech-Language Hearing Association Fall Conference. Bismarck, ND. October 2006.
•· American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, San Diego, CA. 2005.
•· North Dakota Speech-Language Hearing Association Fall Conference. Bismarck, ND. October 2004.
•· American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, Philadelphia, PA. 2004.
•· American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, Chicago, IL. 2003.
•· North Dakota Speech-Language Hearing Association Fall Conference. Fargo, ND. October 2003.
•· American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, Atlanta, GA. Nov. 2002.
•· St. Amant Centre Conference. Winnipeg, Manitoba. October 2002.
•· A Functional Approach to Understanding Autism/Pervasive Development Disorders Preschool and School Years: Assessment and Educational Strategies; Communication and Behavioral Strategies. Orlean Martens. April 2002.
•· Minot Chapter of the National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Spring Conference. March 2002.
•· American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, New Orleans, LA. November 2001.
•· North Dakota Speech-Language Hearing Association Fall Conference. Fargo, ND. October 2001.
•· Advances in the Assessment and Neurorehabilitation of Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities. Patrick Konewko.
•· Communication Aid Manufacturers Association (CAMA) AAC Workshop. Fargo, ND. May 2001.
•· American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, Washington, D.C. November 2000.
•· North Dakota Speech-Language Hearing Association Fall Conference. Bismarck, ND. October 2000. Beside/clinical Dysphagia Evaluation; Special Consideration in Intensive Care; Treatment Planning for Dysphagia; Evaluating and Treating the Infant with Feeding Disorder; Enhancing your Treatment of Children with Feeding Disorders. Nancy Swigert.
•· IASSID World Congress. Seattle, WA. August 2000.