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Joyce Rubinstein

Joyce Rubenstein

Administrator & Clinical Director: Ladge speech and Hearing CenterProfessor of Communication Sciences and Disorders

B.A., M.A., Hofstra UniversityPh.D., New York University


Joyce Rubenstein is a dually certified and licensed speech language pathologist and audiologist who has been faculty at LIU Brooklyn in the past and now serves as Clinic Director of the Ladge Speech and Hearing Center within the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at LIU Post. She is responsible for operations of the Speech and Hearing Center which serves children and adults with communication, swallowing and related disorders.  Dr. Rubenstein coordinates the clinical education of students in the graduate program. Her background is in adult rehabilitation with areas of interest in psychological adjustment to disability and counseling, supervision and adult neurogenic communication disorders and rehabilitation.


Supervision, counseling the communicative impaired, neurogenic communication disorders


Author, Rubenstein, Joyce A. “The Relationship Between Changes in Self-Concept and Changes in Esophageal Speech” Doctoral dissertation, New York University 1982.

Co-author, Slavin, Dianne C. & Rubenstein, Joyce A.  The Relationship Between Esophageal Speech Acquisition and Self-            Concept Following Total Laryngectomy. The Journal for the Professional Counselor. 11(12), Fall, 1996.

Lectures and Presentations

Assorted presentations at NYSSLHA, LISHA and the Metropolitan Counsel of University Clinic Directors annual conference for supervisors on Evidence Based Practice, Supervision and Interviewing For Success and in Speech/Language Pathology and Audiology and Counseling in Speech Language Pathology and Audiology

Presentations at hospitals, schools, parent organizations and stroke clubs in regard to therapeutic strategies and functional approaches


Phi Betta Kappa

ASHA ACE Awards for continuing education

Professional Affiliations

American Speech/Language and Hearing Association

New York State Speech/Language and Hearing Association

Long Island Speech/Language and Hearing Association

American Cancer Society

National Aphasia Association

Long Island Hearing Screening Program (secretary for 5  years)

Metropolitan New York Council of University Clinic Directors (President since 2011, Co-Founder and Secretary for six years prior)

Association for Aging Research (grant reviewer for four years)

Comer Project - Westbury School District