Julie Williams

Julie Williams, M.S., Ed CCC-SLPWilliams

Clinic Director

Stroke/Head Injury Support Group Coordinator

W111 Thompson Hall
(716) 673-4618


Master of Science in Speech Pathology, The State University of New York at Fredonia

Bachelor of Science in Education, Speech and Hearing Handicapped, The State University of New York at Fredonia

Work Experience

  • The State University of New York at Fredonia
  • Therapeutic Link for Children
  • Willcare
  • Elderwood Affilates
  • McAuley Seton Home Care
  • Our Lady of Victory Head Trauma Rehabilitation Unit


  • American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NYSSLHA)
  • Speech Language Hearing Association of Western New York (SHAWNY)
  • University Connections -LinguiSystems
  • Special Olympics
  • Easter Seals-People with Disabilities
  • American Red Cross

Specialty Areas

Adult neurological disorders specific to cognitive/linguistic impairments, aphasia, dysarthria, apraxia, voice and swallowing disorders.

Special Certifications

  • Certified to provide Vital Stim therapy
  • Certified to perform Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) therapy
  • Certified to perform Deep Pharyngeal Neuromuscular Stimulation (DPNS) technique
  • Certified to perform PROMPT technique
  • Myofascial Release Certification


  • Honorary Member of Golden Key International Honour Society, Fall 2016
  • Award for Continuing Education (ACE) 2004, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2013, 2016
  • Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Professional Service 2011-2012


Mrs. Williams has had experience working with both children and adults in a variety of settings including acute care hospitals, rehabilitation units, home health care, outpatient clinics, early intervention services, and subacute and long term health care facilities. Mrs. Williams teaches a graduate level course in Counseling for the Speech Language Pathologist and also taught the graduate level course in Dysphagia for 11 years. She is a Clinical Supervisor at the Youngerman Center and has been the Clinic Director since 2013. Mrs. Williams was instrumental in starting the Stroke/Head Injury Support Group at the Youngerman Center in Fall of 2004.  She is the coordinator of the Youngerman Center's Stroke Awareness Walk which is held annually to promote community awareness of stroke, stroke prevention, and services available at the Youngerman Center for Communication Disorders.

Communication Disorders and Sciences Office

W123 Thompson Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3202