I graduated with my Bachelors degree from Drexel University in West Philadelphia, and my Masters of Art in Speech Language Pathology in 2015 from the University of Florida, after my deployments with the Army. I hold a national certification from the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association, as well as a license to practice speech-language pathology in the great state of Texas. I have experience in treating receptive and expressive language disorders, apraxia of speech fluency disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, fluency disorders, pragmatic language disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, transgender voice therapy, foreign accent modification, communication effectiveness training, Autism speclrum disorders, Auditory processing disorders, feeding/swallowing disorders, and augmentive and alternative communication, and dementia. I have completed continuing education focusing on auditory processing disorders, sensory-motor feeding therapy, Beckman oral motor protocols, Language Acquisition through Motor Planning (LAMP), Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets(PROMP1), and the CAN-EAT approach. I believe that caregivers are a vital part of our team and provides strategies and activities to facilitate speech and language development throughout the day.