Pediatric feeding, swallowing, speech, language services
Eating and speaking are the fundamentals of life
With 18 years of pediatric inpatient and outpatient experience, I understand how to work with children to ensure they receive the best care possible. My thoughtful and personalized approach means I’m fully committed to the health and well-being of all my patients. Read below to find out about services I provide. With a Feeding and Speech/Langauge Therapist like me, and you’re in great hands.
Helping infants and toddlers thrive through feeding
having workied as an inpatient neonatal intensive care therapist, specializing in feeding premature infants and infants with brain trauma as well as an inpatient pediatric and PICU speech/feeding therapist, I am acutely aware of various medical conditions that can of-set child's ability to eat. Additionally, I have worked in the outpatient realm, assisting children with trachs and complex feeding issues, including craniofacial abnormalities (e.g., cleft palate) with different types of feeding issues. The feeding issues I have worked with range from prematurity and work of breathing, to associated cardiac issues, to oral/anatomical issues, to sensory issues. No matter the issue, I will work diligently to help you child have happy, positive feeding experiences.
Helping your Child Thrive Through Communication
Through assisting your child to communicate with others, I will help them gain confidence and joy through telling stories to their loved ones about their first experiences in life. This is all done is a fun, playful environment