Claire Mengwasser, MS, CCC-SLP, provides free speech and language assessments for deaf and hard of hearing students at the Resource Center when the student's local school district is unable to provide appropriate testing. She also provides free consultations and in-service trainings. For more information, contact Mrs. Mengwasser through the Resource Center at 573-592-2543.


A comprehensive range of speech and language assessment options including:

  • Receptive and Expressive Vocabulary
  • Syntax
  • Pragmatics
  • Articulation, Voice, and Intelligibility
  • Auditory/Listening Skills
  • Speechreading
  • Pronunciation

Assessments can be administered through spoken English, American Sign Language, or a combination of the two.


Mrs. Mengwasser is available to consult with families, school districts, professionals, and other organizations regarding hearing loss and the impact on language acquisition, cochlear implants and audition, speech-language assessment and therapy, and related concerns. Please contact the Resource Center for further information.

In-Service Training

Mrs. Mengwasser is available to provide in-service training to your school district or organization. Presentation topics are customized based on your needs. Please contact the Resource Center for further information.