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Adriana M. Valtierra

PhD Candidate

Child Language Intervention, Measurement, and Best Practices Laboratory, Principal Investigator: Jena McDaniel, Ph.D.


  • B.S. in Psychology, 2016, Indiana University (Bloomington, IN)
  • M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology, 2020, Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)

Hobbies and Interests:

Hiking, watercolor painting, playing guitar, and spending time with my dog and cats


My research interests include language development in Deaf/Hard of Hearing (D/HH) children. Specifically, I am interested in understanding how speech-language pathologists and related professionals can best assess, provide intervention for, and support the language development of bilingual and bimodal DHH children.