Dr Brooke Ryan

Postdoctoral Res Fellow in Speech

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
+61 7 336 51380


Brooke Ryan is a speech pathologist who primarily works in aphasia rehabilitation. Her research interests focus on understanding the impact of aphasia and improving psychosocial outcomes for people with aphasia and their families. She currently holds a postdoctoral fellowship to evaluate a novel aphasia intervention aimed at preventing depression.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours), The University of Queensland


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  • Master Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

  • Hersh, Deborah, Worrall, Linda, O'Halloran, Robyn, Brown, Kyla, Grohn, Brooke and Rodriguez, Amy D. (2013). Assess for success: evidence for therapeutic assessment. In Nina Simmons-Mackie, Julia M King and David R Beukelman (Ed.), Supporting Communication for Adults with Acute and Chronic Aphasia (pp. 145-164) Baltimore, MA, United States: Brookes Publishing.

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Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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