Missouri State University

Tara L. Oetting, M.S., CED

Tara

Clinical/Educational Supervisor

Education:

  • M.S. Communication Sciences and Disorders - Education
    of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Missouri State University
  • B.S. Communication Sciences and Disorders -  Education
    of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Missouri State University
  • A.A. General Education, Mineral Area College
  • Council for the Education of the Deaf National Certification
  • Missouri State Teaching Certifications

Mailing Address:

Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Missouri State University
901 South National Avenue
Springfield, MO 65897

Communication Links:

Office Phone: 417-836-6838
Fax: 417-836-7662
E-mail: TaraOetting@missouristate.edu

Office Location:

Professional Building, Rm 257

Research Interests:

  • Deaf Culture and American Sign Language
  • Multiply Challenged and Autistic Children with  a Hearing Loss
  • Parent/Child Advocacy for Children with a Hearing Loss

Teaching/Clinical Responsibilities:

  • Early Childhood Specialist, DHH
  • Supervisor of undergraduate level practicum (CSD 495, CSD 496)
  • Supervisor of graduate level practicum (CSD 695)
  • Instructor of American Sign Language I (CSD330)
  • Instructor of Sign Language I (CSD 321/721)

Professional Activities:

  • CSD, Marketing and Recruitment Committee
  • BSEd Oversight Committee
  • PEC Committee
  • CSD Cochlear Implant Committee

Hobbies:

  • Spending time with family and friends
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Traveling