Credentials

The Center for Communication Disorders is the solo private practice of Barbara Samuels, M.A.  Barbara is licensed by the State of California as a Speech-Language Pathologist.  She is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association from whom she has received multiple Awards for Continuing Education as well as presenting at their conventions. She is an active member the American Academy of Private Practice in Speech Pathology and Audiology for which she served as president for two different terms. She has received their Honors and a Special Life Time Achievement Award.  She began the practice in 1974 after earning her B.A. and M.A. from California State University, Northridge.


A Philosophy of Caring

Each individual is unique and deserves to be treated with the utmost respect, dignity and support while moving through the process of improving the ability to communicate more effectively.  Barbara continues to treat patients because she feels that there is nothing more worthwhile than to help a person reach the best possible outcome.

By Appointment only

  • Individuals age 14 or older
  • From any referral source
  • In Network
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross
    • Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Medicare
  • Assistance to bill your insurance
  • Private Pay




Speech Pathologist: Barbara Samuels, M.A.

Speech Therapy in Woodland Hills


Services Available

  • Aphasia
  • Auditory Processing
  • Dyslexia
  • Executive Function
  • Expert Witness
  • Foreign Dialect
  • Speech Improvement
  • Stuttering
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Voice
  • Overall Communication Skills

To Set up an Appointment Call:  (818) 883 1381

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Woodland Hills, California