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Barone, Nicholas


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  • Barone, N.A., & Barone, O.R. (2020). Counseling. In Manasco, M. H., Introduction to neurogenic communication disorders, 3rd ed. (pp. 239-258).  Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.
  • Barone, N.A., Ludlow, C.L. & Tellis, C.M. (2019). Acoustic and aerodynamic comparisons of voice qualities produced after voice training. Journal of Voice.
  • Lempke, L.B.,  Fraser, J.J., Erdman, N.K., Barone, N.A., Saliba, S.A., & Resch, J.E., (2019). The Effects of Cranial Cryotherapy on Hemodynamics and Cognition in Healthy Adults. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise.
  • Barone, N.A. (2019). Learned Helplessness. In Damico, J. S. & Ball, M. J. (eds.) The SAGE Encyclopedia of Human Communication Sciences and Disorders. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.
  • Hess, H., Barone, N.A., & Daniero, J. (2018). Predicting patient needs for interdisciplinary services in a voice and swallowing center. Journal of Voice.  doi: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2018.10.005.
  • Ludlow, C.L., Domangue, R., Sharma, D., Jinnah, H.A., Perlmutter, J.S., Berke, G., Barone, N.A., Drulia, T., & Blindauer, K. (2018). Consensus-based attributes for identifying patients with spasmodic dysphonia and other voice disorders. JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery. 144(8):657–665. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0644.
  • McGarey Jr, P.O., Barone, N.A., Freeman, M., & Daniero, J.J. (2018). Comorbid Dysphagia and Dyspnea in Muscle Tension Dysphonia: A Global Laryngeal Musculoskeletal Problem. OTO Open, 2(3).
  • Manasco, M.H., Barone, N.A., & Brown, A.R. (2010). A role for YouTube in telerehabilitation. International Journal of Telerehabilitation 2(2), 15-18.

Select Presentations

  • Barone, N.A., Grillo, E., Lott, J., & Tellis, C.M., (2019).  Applying an Anatomy & Physiology Framework to Voice Prevention & Treatment. ASHA Convention, Orlando, FL.
  • Lott, J., Barone, N.A., Hess, H., Resnick, C., & Daniero, J.J., (2019). Stimulability Testing in the Voice Clinic: Use & Utility. ASHA Convention, Orlando, FL.
  • Barone, N.A., Haensel, A., Turner, M., Moore, E., Rooney, E., Spong, J., & Navarro, E., (2019). Effects of a Therapy Dog on Cortical Activation & Speech Task Outcomes. ASHA Convention, Orlando, FL.
  • Barone, N.A., Turner, M. & Lott, J. (2019). Common voice quality terms create difficulty for raters and singers. The Voice Foundation Symposium: Care of the Professional Voice, Philadelphia, PA. 
  • Barone, N.A., Chaikulgnamdee, T., Roberts, E., Spong, J., Moore, E., Rooney, E., & Navarro, E., (2018). Examination of mirror neurons during categorical perception of non-native phonemes using fNIRS. Society for FNIRS International Convention, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Barone, N.A., Roberts, E., Turner, M., Moore, E., Rooney, E., Spong, J., & Navarro, E. (2018). Reducing habitual use of glottal fry in female SLP graduate students. ASHA Convention, Boston, MA.
  • Turner, M., Barone, N.A., Roberts, E., & Lott, J. (2018). The ability of singers & voice professionals to produce & discriminate between common voice qualities. ASHA Convention, Boston, MA.
  • Lempke, L.B., Fraser, J.J., Erdman, N.K., Barone, N.A., Saliba, S.A., & Resch, J.E. (2018). The Effects of cryotherapy on cortical hemodynamics and cognitive performance in healthy participants. 2018 National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium. New Orleans, LA.
  • Chaikulngamdee, T., Barone, N.A., Balogh, B., Mott, R., Handler, E., & Turner, M. (2017). Motor mirror neuron activation during categorical perception.  ASHA Convention, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Hess, H., Barone, N.A., & Daniero, J. (2017). Understanding referrals to an interdisciplinary voice & swallowing clinic. ASHA Convention, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Lott, J., Barone, N.A., & Daniero, J. (2017). Current utilization of stimulability during the voice evaluation: for predicting therapy. Fall Voice Conference, Washington, DC.
  • Ludlow, C.L., Domangue, R., Sharma, D., Jinnah, H., Perlmutter, J.S., Barone, N.A. & Stebbins, G. (2017). Attributes for identifying patients with symptoms of spasmodic dysphonia and other voice disorders. American Broncho-Esophagological Assoc. 97th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.
  • Barone, N.A., Kamarunas, E.E., & Ludlow, C.L. (2016). Changes in Cortical Control for Singing Onset with Increases in Task Difficulty. The Society for FNIRS International Convention, Paris, France.
  • Barone, N.A., Ryoo, J.H., & Kamarunas, E.E. (2016). How we determine baseline measures and its impact on results: A reflective discussion. The Society for FNIRS International Convention, Paris France.
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence for Speech-Language Pathologists (CCC-SLP) 
  • PhD, James Madison University, 2015
  • MS, Misericordia University, 2011
  • BA, University of Pittsburg, 2001
  • Neurophysiological voice control
  • Neural bases of control for voice and speech
  • Swallowing evaluations
  • Voice disorders functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS) examining how learning to use the voice in a new way elicits changes in brain-behavior
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • ASHA Special Interest Group (SIG) 3 Voice and Upper Airway Disorders
  • ASHA SIG 13 Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia)
  • Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Estill Voice International - Estill Master Trainer

Courses Taught

  • CSD 335:  The Anatomy and Physiology of Speech and Hearing
  • CSD 417SL:  Introduction to Adult Communication Disorders
  • SLP 638: Adult and Pediatric Swallowing and Feeding Disorders
  • SLP 713: Voice/Resonance Disorders/Laryngectomee Rehabilitation
  • SLP 714: Motor Speech Disorders