Catherine Carrasco Lynch, MS, CCC-SLP
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
College of Health Sciences
Program Area: Speech-Language Pathology
MS, Texas Woman’s University, Speech-Language Pathology
BS, Texas Woman’s University, Speech-Language Pathology
Catherine Carrasco Lynch is currently an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders. She has been teaching graduate courses at TWU since 2017, primarily in the area of clinical practicum and multicultural issues in speech pathology. Mrs. Lynch has been working in the public schools as a bilingual (English-Spanish) speech pathologist for more than 15 years. Her current areas of interest include improving the language literacy development of bilingual populations as well as promoting improved phonemic awareness for English Language Learners (ELLs) in their native languages.
Mrs. Lynch has published two bilingual children’s books designed specifically to target improved language development through shared book reading as well as to promote improved phonemic awareness of ELLs in their primary language (L1). She has served for three years on the Texas Speech and Hearing Associations (TSHA) taskforce for Cultural and Linguistic Diversity (CLD) to improve the quality of speech therapy services provided to the diverse populations across the state of Texas.