Chris Gibbons, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Courses Taught

  • SPHR 559 Augmentative and Alternative Communication

Professional Affiliation:

  • Private Practice

Contact Information:

      Portland State University
      Speech & Hearing Sciences Department
      PO Box 751
      Portland, OR 97207-0751

      Phone:  360.600.6614


  • Ph.D., Developmental Psychology, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
  • M.S., Speech-Language Pathology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada
  • B.A., English, University of Portland, Portland, Oregon

Professional Background & Interests:

Chris has worked in a variety of clinical and research settings as a private practitioner, assistive technology specialist, researcher, industry representative and policy level consultant. His research interests are rooted in AAC user efficiency, communication partner supports, and alternative access methods for people who are functionally locked-in. Chris is currently involved in projects supporting financial independence for people with disabilities, virtual learning for professionals, parents, and people with disabilities, as well as AAC private practice and consulting.