Tricia Hedinger, MS, CCC-SLP is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. She graduated with her Master’s Degree from Penn State University in Speech-Language Pathology in 1999. Ms. Hedinger specializes in the assessment and treatment of stuttering in children, adolescents and adults. She is the Chapter Leader for the National Stuttering Association Support Group in East Tennessee and is an active member of the Special Interest Group for Fluency Disorders. She consults with schools and SLPs throughout the southeast United States on addressing the needs of people who stutter. She has published numerous articles and presented at multiple state and national conferences on topics related to stuttering and clinical education. Ms. Hedinger also directs the UT Volunteer Your Voice Summer Camp for children ages 8-16 with speech, language and/or hearing impairments.