Associate Professor, Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences, College of Health and Human Development
Education: B.A., University of Redlands; M.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison; M.A.; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
Dr. Jackson's expertise and research is in acquired neurogenic disorders of communication. She has authored or coauthored more than 60 presentations and papers on aphasia, dementia, and other disorders affecting speech and language in adults and children.
At CSUN, Dr. Jackson continues to research issues related to brain, language and speech. In Fall 2010, she will be working on a Judge Julian Beck instructional grant: "Case studies in neurogenic communication disorders ". In addition to being a faculty member of the Communication Disorders and Sciences Department, she is a faculty member of the Linguistics program at CSUN.
Sidtis, D., Kempler, D., Jackson, C.A. & Metter, E.J. (2010). Prosodic changes in aphasic speech: Timing. Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics, 24(2), 155 - 167.
Jackson, C.A. (2009). Evaluating outcomes of intensive aphasia therapies.CSHA Magazine, 39 (3),10 - 11.
Jackson, C.A. & Woolsey, J.D. (2009) A new set of classrooms: Preparing a new generation of clinicians. Forum on Public Policy. http://forumonpublicpolicy.com/spring09papers/pedagogyspr09.html.
Jackson, C. and Seymour, P.J. (2008). “Two first authors”: Defining and evaluating collaborative partnership. Perspectives in Speech-Language Pathology: Issues in Higher Education, 11, 21-27.
Seymour, P.J. , Jackson, C.A., Sinclair, J.S. Weber, E.G. and Wilding, M.K. (2008). Mentoring in all directions: Influence and focus throughout the department. Perspectives in Speech-Language Pathology, Special Interest Group 10: Issues in Higher Education.11, 48 - 55. doi:10.1044/ihe11.2.48. http://div10perspectives.asha.org/cgi/content/full/11/2/48.
Certification and Honors
2008 ACE (Award for Continuing Education)- American Speech-language Hearing Association
1978 Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Pathology - American Speech-Language Hearing
1978 License in Speech Pathology - California Board of Medical Examiners
1972 National Merit Scholarship Award