About Us


Joshuaa D. Allison-Burbank, PhD, CCC-SLP, CPH

Diné & Acoma Pueblo

Josh grew up in Tohatchi, NM which is on the Navajo Nation. He attended the University of Kansas (KU) where he received a MA in speech-language pathology in May 2015. Josh attended the University of New Mexico where they completed undergraduate degrees in speech and hearing sciences. Josh attended the University of Kansas where he received his MA and PhD in speech-language pathology. Josh's research and clinical interests include autism spectrum disorder, communication disorders associated with cleft/craniofacial differences, disability surveillance, early intervention, and culturally responsive service delivery. Josh is an adjunct lecturer at the University Vermont Medical Center. Josh has facilitated numerous workshops and technical assistance related to early childhood programming and diversity initiatives across Indian Country. Josh currently works as a speech-language pathology at Northern Navajo Medical Center in Shiprock, NM.

Josh's Licenses/Certifications:

ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence

Kansas & New Mexico State Licenses

Early Start Denver Model - Advanced Attendee (pursuing ESDM certification)

Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, 2nd Edition Clinical & Research Training

Autism Diagnostic Interview-Revised Clinical & Research Training