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Dr. Susan Snyder has been a clinical audiologist for 30 years and has worked in various settings such as; Ear, Nose and Throat clinics, children's rehab facilities, preschool, and elementary schools. She has been a clinical instructor of Audiology for the University of Pittsburgh, University of Arizona and now clinical assistant professor at Duquesne University. Dr. Snyder has prior experience with hearing aids and cochlear implants and rehabilitative audiology. Currently she provides evaluations and therapy for children and adults with central auditory processing disorders and auditory training/aural rehabilitation for hearing impaired and cochlear implant children and adults.


  • Au.D., Audiology, Arizona School of Health Sciences, 2002
  • M.A., Audiology, Michigan State University, 1989
  • B.A., Audiology and Speech Sciences, Michigan State University, 1988


  • Central Auditory Processing Disorders
  • Aural Rehabilitation/Auditory Training
  • Dichotic Listening Training


American Academy of Audiology (Fellow)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Snyder, S. Clinical Protocol for Treatment of (C)APD presented at the PaTTAN quarterly conference,  Pittsburgh, PA, November 2007.

Snyder, S. What is (C)APD presented at the Pennsylvania Association of School Nurses and Practitioner's Convention, Pittsburgh, PA, April 2007.

Snyder, S. Beyond the Hearing Screening, presented at Pennsylvania Association of School Nurses and Practitioner's Convention, Harrisburg, PA, April 2006.

Snyder, S. Moir, L, English, K.,A  Clinical, School and Home Based Approach to Working with Children with APD, Lorman Education Workshop Series. Pittsburgh, PA October, 2005.

Snyder, S., Moir, L., Auditory Processing Disorders Management presented at the University of Pittsburgh Audiology Clinical Seminar Series. Pittsburgh, PA., February 2005

Snyder, S. Beethoven and his hearing loss: Mary Pappart's School of Music at Duquesne University, Fall 2003

Snyder, S. Hearing Loss and its effect on the School Age Child- presented to Sunnyside Unified School District Nurses- November 2000

Palmer, Snyder, Lindley, Andersson, Butts, Tubbs, Time Out! Did I Hear That, (Pittsburgh: Audiology Support Syndicate, 2005 became downloadable resource at

Palmer, Snyder, Lindley, Andersson, Butts, Tubbs, Time Out! Did I Hear That, (Pittsburgh: Audiology Support Syndicate, 1995)

Palmer, Snyder, ' Ecobehavioral Impact of a Soundfield System- submitted for review to the Journal of Speech and Hearing Research

S. Snyder, ' Communication and the Americans with Disabilities Act ( ADA )-: SHHH Pittsburgh Chapter #1 Newsletter, April 1993