Phil Schneider, EdD, CCC-SLP, BRFS Founder & Co-Director at Schneider Speech

Phil Schneider, EdD, CCC-SLP, BRFS
Founder & Co-Director at Schneider Speech

“Dr. Schneider is dedicated to improving the lifestyle of individuals who stutter. He cares for the whole person with a broad range of therapy options and coping strategies. He believes that it is their feelings and needs which count.”
— Annie Bradberry, Executive Director, National Stuttering Association

Phil Schneider, Ed.D. CCC-SLP is the founding partner of Schneider Speech Pathology. Recognized as a master clinician and teacher, he has been practicing and teaching for over 40 years. He holds the title of Professor Emeritus of Communication Disorders at Queens College, CUNY.

Phil has been honored with the New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association Distinguished Clinician Award, the New York City Speech-Language-Hearing Association Professional Achievement Award, and the Queens College Award for Excellence in Teaching. In 2004 he was named the Speech Pathologist of the Year by the National Stuttering Association; in 2006 he was awarded the highest Honors of the New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association and in 2013 he was give the Advocacy Award by the Stuttering Association of the Young (SAY). Phil is a spokesperson for the Stuttering Foundation of America and has appeared on NBC, ABC and WOR-TV; he has presented more than 200 inspirational and innovative seminars across the United States and around the world.

His first documentary, “Transcending Stuttering: The Inside Story” aired on PBS Channel 13 in 2004, it has been viewed (free) online by tens-of-thousands of people worldwide.  It is viewed and studied in universities around the country.  His second documentary, “Going with the Flow: A Guide to Transcending Stuttering” featured the process of therapy including real footage of Dr. Schneider engaging two young adults who stutter. His other publications include basic vocal physiology as well as applied clinical topics related to voice disorders, stuttering and principles of therapeutic change.

He enjoys roller-blading, hiking and spending time with his family.

*Licensed and ASHA certified speech-language pathologist