Clinical Providers and Staff

Dana Fitzgale

Professor/ Clinical Educator


Personal Summary

Dana Fitz Gale has twenty years of experience as a speech/language pathologist, working with a wide range of children and adults, across a wide range of settings. She lives with her husband, their two sons, and assorted animals on a small farm in the Bitterroot valley.


MFA, Creative Writing, University of Montana, 2013.

MS, Communication Disorders and Sciences, University of Oregon, 1998.

BA, History, McGill University, 1993.

Courses Taught

Course I have taught for the CSD Department:

CSD 210

CSD 520

CSD 405

CSD 340

CSD 595

Professional Experience

20 years as a practicing Speech/Language Pathologist, in public school, preschool, hospital, and private clinic settings.

Honors / Awards

Bertha Morton Fellowship from the University of Montana, 2013.

See CV for other awards/honors.


Fiction writing, running, rafting, skiing, horseback riding, and hiking.