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Joanne Yocum Abrassart was American speech pathologist, educator. certified clinical competent, California. Recipient Professional Contribution award Speech and Language Development Center, Buena Park, California, 1983.


Abrassart, Joanne Yocum was born on May 29, 1950 in Oakland, California, United States. Daughter of Richard Stone and Martha Lois (Dickerhoof) Yocum.


Bachelor, University Redlands, 1972. Master, University Redlands, 1973.


Speech pathologist Los Angeles County schools, Downey, California, 1973-1978. Assistant professor Chapman College, Orange, 1978-1984. Lecturer Whittier (California) College, 1977-1982, California State University, Fullerton, 1984—1988.

Consultant Brea, California, 1986—1987, Rossier Educational and Assessment Center, Garden Grove, 1984—1985. Speech-language specialist Placentia Unified School District, 1988—1989. Language/speech specialist Murrieta (California) Valley Unified School District, 1989—2005.


Adjunct faculty Loma Linda (California) University, 1992-1998. Speech pathologist home health Paloma Medical Center, 1994-1996. Private practice, 1996^.


Inspector registrar of voters, Brea, 1986. Member American Speech Language Hearing Association, California Speech Language Hearing Association (board directors elect protem Orange County district, 1983, chairman nominating committee, 1983-1984, advisory board directors 1982-1984), Delta Kappa Psi.


  • Other Interests

    Reading, sewing, gardening, travel.


Married Richard Allen Abrassart, August 11, 1973. Children: Joseph Richard, Jenna Marie.