I design my life and each day I write the story to my own life; I am the author.
What does Women's History Month mean to you?
Women’s History Month means highlighting ALL women from all walks of life. Here’s to a month of celebrating strong and empowered women, who strives daily to accelerate their roles. Many great women have gone before us to widen the path for us to be able to stand and have a voice today!
We as women have continued to widen the path as we heighten awareness of our important multifaced roles in society. Congratulations to each WOMAN who are breaking barriers and achieving accomplishments!
Dr. Dawn Marie Stanley is a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She attended Southern University and A&M College. Dr. Stanley received her B.A. in Mass Communication (2003), M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology (2013) and her Doctorate in Speech-Language Pathology from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (2017).
Dr. Stanley is the owner of DMS Therapy Services in which she provides speech & language services to school-aged children. She is a recent published author in the Journal of the National Association for Speech-Language and Hearing: “Racism: Combating Ways to Eradicate.” Dr. Stanley serves as President-elect of the Louisiana Speech-Language Hearing Association Board (LSHA) and on the Alumni Association Board at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions. Previously as the Legislative Chair of LSHA, she participated by lobbying for the passage of the Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Interstate Compact (ASLP-IC). This compact allows Speech Language Pathologists & Audiologists to practice across state lines. During her lobbying, Louisiana enacted legislation becoming the sixth state to partake in this compact.
Dr. Stanley is also member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated where Finer Womanhood is the principle she stands on.