Kathy Thiemann-Bourque, Ph.D.

Assistant Research Professor
913 321-3143, ext. 2619
Life Span Institute


Juniper Gardens Children's Project
444 Minnesota Avenue, Suite 300
Kansas City, Kansas 66101-2914




Ongoing Research Support

  1. R01DC012530 - Thiemann-Bourque (PI) - 06/01/13-05/31/17 - Communication Intervention for Preschoolers learning to use AAC (CI-PAAC)
  2.  R324A090091 - Heitzmann-Powell and Thiemann-Bourque (CoPI's) Kamps (PI) - 03/01/09-02/28/13 - Peer Networks Intervention: Improving Social-Communication, Literacy and Adaptive Behaviors for Young Children with ASP

​Presentation: ASHAExpanding AAC Instruction_Training Peer Partners (PDF)


ABSC 725 - Research Methods and Applications

ABSC 961 - Seminar Applied Behavior Analysis

  • Fall 2013 Course Description

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