Therapists

Melissa

Mallori

Emily D.

Audrey

Alaine

Tracy

Jen

Mary

Liz

Nicole

Meghan

Michelle

Melissa L.

Rebecca

Alexa

Angela

Caitlin

Emily N.

Emily S.

Emma

Gina

Kerry

Matti

Sara

Sarah

Office Locations

Waterford Lakes

Winter Springs

MetroWest / Dr. Phillips

Payment Information

Florida Speech is an independently owned and operated private speech language pathology network serving the Greater Orlando Area.

We at Florida Speech offer therapy in our office and in the clients' natural communication environment (ie: home, daycare, school), and with a family-centered approach. All therapy sessions include therapist feedback, encouragement, and strategies for parental/caregiver follow-up during the non-treatment times. All treatment sessions are one-on-one contact to specifically focus on individual goals and optimize client speech and language development.

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Melissa is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Medical Speech-Language Pathologist.

She was awarded her Bachelor of Science (1999), Master's of Arts (2001), Certificate of Medical Speech and Language Pathology (2004) and PhD in Education specializing in Language and Literacy (2012) from the University of Central Florida.

Melissa began her clinical work in the Spring of 1999 at the UCF Communicative Disorders Clinic. She then worked within the Orange County Public School system during the 1999-2000 and 2000-2001 school years. In 2001, Melissa started her career as private practitioner. She also serves as a professional learning facilitator leading continuing education workshops and is an adjunct instructor at the University of Central Florida.

Melissa specializes in the areas of:

  • Language Disorders
  • Literacy Disorders
  • Speech (Articulation) Disorders
  • Developmental Delays (ie: Down Syndrome)
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/ Pervasive Developmental Disorders (ASD/PDD)
  • Oral Motor Treatment
  • Early Intervention for speech and language delays (children 0-3)
  • Speech and Language treatment for intellectually disabled children, adolescents, and adults
  • Cleft Lip and/or Cleft Palate
  • Tongue Thrust Therapy

Melissa also offers specialized consulting services for Speech-Language Pathologists, Teachers, School Administrators and other professionals. Services include:

  • Private practice consulting for speech-language pathologists (outside of the Central Florida area)
  • Consulting with speech-language pathologists and teachers on how to effectively collaborate to enhance student success
  • Consulting services for clinical education programs
  • Professional development services for educators on the language foundation of literacy
  • Professional development services for educators regarding the language underpinnings of disciplinary literacy
  • Professional development services for effective engagement and motivation of students
  • Professional development services for use of effective strategies to increase language and literacy skills for students

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Mallori is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist.

She was awarded her Bachelor of Science (1999) and Master's of Arts (2001) from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Fl.

Mallori began her clinical work in the Spring of 1999 at the UCF Communicative Disorders Clinic. She worked as a Speech-Language Pathologist with the Orange County Public School system from 2000-2003. Mallori started her career as a private practitioner in 2003.

Mallori specializes in the areas of:

  • Child Speech (Articulation) and Language Disorders
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
  • Oral Motor Treatment
  • Phonological Disorder Treatment
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/ Pervasive Developmental Disorders (ASD/PDD)
  • Early Intervention for Speech and Language Delays (children 0-3)
  • Developmental Disorders (i.e.: Down Syndrome)
  • Fluency Disorders (Stuttering)
  • Speech and Language Treatment for intellectually disabled children, adolescents, and adults

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Emily D. is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist.

She was awarded her Bachelor of Science (2000) and Master's of Arts (2002) from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Fl.

Emily worked at Arnold Palmer Hospial for Children & Women from 1999 to 2001 in the Audiology department where she administered hearing screenings to infants in the well baby and neonatal intensive care units prior to hospital discharge. She began her speech and language clinical work in the Spring of 1999 at the UCF Communicative Disorders Clinic. Emily started her career as a private practitioner in August 2002.

Emily specializes in the areas of:

  • Early Intervention for speech and language delays angie
  • Child Speech (Articulation) and Language Disorders
  • Developmental Delays (ie: Down Syndrome)
  • Fluency Disorders (Stuttering)
  • Speech and Language Treatment for intellectually disabled children, adolescents, and adults
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
  • Oral Motor Treatment

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Audrey is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Science (2003) and Master's of Arts (2005) from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL.

Audrey began her clinical work in the Spring of 2003 at University of Central Florida's Communicate Disorders Clinic. She then worked as a contract Speech-Language Pathologist for Cobb Pediatric Therapy Services, Inc in the State of Georgia's Cobb County Public School system during the 2005-2006 and 2006-2007 school years. Audrey joined Florida Speech in February of 2007.

Audrey specializes in the areas of:

  • Speech (Articulation & Phonological) Disorders
  • Language Disorders
  • Oral Motor Treatment
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/Pervasive Developmental Disorders (ASD/PDD)
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills
  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS)
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
  • Early Intervention
  • Pre-Literacy Skills/Phonemic Awareness
  • Developmental Delays
  • Treatment for intellectually disabled children, adolescents, and adults

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Alaine is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Arts (2004) and Master's of Arts (2006) from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL. She is certified in Debra Beckman Oral Motor Assessment and Intervention (2006) and Talk Tools ® Oral Placement Therapy. Alaine is also a Hanen Certified Specialist in the It Takes Two To Talk® and More Than Words ® programs and is PROMPT Trained (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets).

Alaine began her clinical work in the Fall of 2004 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorder Clinic. She worked as a Speech-Language intern at Florida Speech and at Bright Start Pediatrics with medically fragile infants and toddlers (2006). Alaine joined Florida Speech in January of 2007.

Alaine specializes in the areas of:

  • Parent Education: Teaching practical ways to help children learn language during everyday routines
  • Childhood/Developmental Apraxia of Speech
  • Early Intervention for speech and language delays (children 0-3)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/ Pervasive Developmental Disorder (ASD/PDD)
  • Developmental delays (ie: Down Syndrome)
  • Speech and language Treatment for intellectually disabled children, adolescents, and adults
  • Communicative/Cognitive Disorders (Traumatic Brain Injury, Dementia, Right-Hemisphere Brain Damage)
  • Oral motor treatment
  • Child speech (Articulation) and language disorders
  • Pragmatics/Social Skill deficits
  • Reading/Writing disorders
  • Auditory Processing disorder

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Tracy is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Science (2004) and Master’s of Arts (2007) from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL. Tracy is a Hanen Certified Speech-Language Pathologist/Instructor in the It Takes Two To Talk® and More Than Words® program, and is PROMPT Trained (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets).

Tracy began her clinical work in the Spring of 2005 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorder Clinic. She worked as a Speech-Language intern at Life Care Center of Orlando (2006) and at Beckman and Associates (2007). Tracy joined Florida Speech in May of 2007.

Tracy specializes in the areas of:

  • Parent Education of practical ways to help their child learn language during everyday routines
  • Early Intervention for Speech and Language Delays (children Birth-3 years)
  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS)
  • Child Speech (Articulation & Phonological) Disorders
  • Language Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/ Pervasive Developmental Disorder (ASD/PDD)
  • Developmental Delays (i.e. Down Syndrome)
  • Literacy Delays
  • Tongue Thrust Therapy

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Jen is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Arts (2005) and Master's of Arts (2007) from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL. Jen is also a Hanen Certified Specialist in the It Takes Two To Talk® program.

Jen began her clinical work in the Fall of 2005 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorder Clinic. She worked as a Speech-Language pathologist intern at Life Care Center of Orlando and at Beckman and Associates. Jen started her career as a private practitioner in 2007.

Jen specializes in the areas of:

  • Child Speech (Articulation) and Language Disorders
  • Phonological disorder treatment
  • Oral motor treatment
  • Feeding difficulties/ Oral aversion
  • Developmental Delays (ie: Down Syndrome)
  • Early Intervention for speech and language delays (children 0-3)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/ Pervasive Developmental Disorders (ASD/PDD)
  • Childhood/Developmental Apraxia
  • Tongue Thrust Therapy
  • Speech and Language Treatment for Deaf and Hard of Hearing children
  • Cochlear Implant Rehabilitation
  • Fluency Disorders
  • Reading Disorders

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Mary is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Arts (1991) from Rollins College in Winter Park, FL, and her Master s of Arts from the University of Central Florida (1995), in Orlando, FL.

Mary began working as a Speech Language Pathologist in January of 1996, completing her clinical fellowship while working in private practice in Rockledge, FL. She worked at United Cerebral Palsy of Central Florida from 1998 through 2005. Mary joined Florida Speech in March of 2008.

Mary specializes in the areas of:

  • Early Intervention for Speech and Language Delays (children 0-3)
  • Child Speech (articulation) and Language Disorders
  • Developmental Disorders (i.e.: Down Syndrome)
  • Childhood/Developmental Verbal Apraxia
  • Phonological Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/Pervasive Developmental Disorders(ASD/PDD)
  • Oral Motor Treatment
  • Pre-Literacy Skills

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Liz is a State of Florida licensed Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Science (2005) from Berry College in Rome, GA and Master's of Arts (2009) from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL.

Liz began her clinical work in the spring of 2007 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorder Clinic. She worked as a Speech-Language pathologist intern at Chambrel at Island Lake assisted living facility and within Orange County Public Schools. In 2009, Liz started her career as a private practitioner.

Liz specializes in the areas of:

  • Child Speech (Articulation/Phonology) and Language Disorders
  • Early Intervention for speech and language delays (children 0-3)
  • Pragmatics/social skills
  • Pre-literacy skills/Phonemic awareness
  • Cognitive-Communication Disorders (e.g. Dementia)
  • Childhood apraxia of Speech
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/ Pervasive Developmental Disorder
  • Developmental Delays
  • Reading & Writing Disorders
  • Tongue Thrust Therapy

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Nicole is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Science (2001) and Master's of Arts (2004) from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL.

Nicole began her clinical work at the University of Central Florida in the spring of 2002. She then worked as a Speech Language Pathologist for Seminole County Public Schools from 2002-2010. Nicole began her career as a private practitioner in 2010.

Nicole specializes in the areas of:

  • Child Speech (Articulation & Phonology) and Language Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/ Pervasive Developmental Disorders (ASD/PDD)
  • Developmental Delays (e.g. Down Syndrome)
  • Early Intervention for speech and language delays (children 0-3)
  • Pragmatics / Social skills

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Meghan is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Science (2010) in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and her Master's of Arts degree (2013) in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida. Meghan is PROMPT Level I Trained (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets).

Meghan began her clinical work in spring of 2011 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorders Clinic. In addition, she completed internship experiences at Adventist Care Center and at Arnold Palmer Outpatient Speech Rehab in Orlando, Florida. Meghan joined Florida Speech in September 2013.

Meghan specializes in the areas of:

  • Child Speech (Articulation) and Language Disorders
  • Phonological Disorder Treatment
  • Early Intervention for Speech and Language Delays
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills
  • Fluency of Speech Disorders
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/ Developmental Delays
  • Tongue Thrust Therapy
  • Cleft Palate and/or Cleft Lip
  • Speech and Language Treatment for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing population

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Michelle is a state of Florida licensed Speech-language Pathologist. She received her Bachelor of Arts in 2011 in communication sciences and disorders. In August 2013 she received her Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Central Florida. She completed her clinical fellowship and received her Certificate of Clinical Competence, while working at Florida Speech, in 2014.

Michelle began her clinical work in the spring of 2012 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorders clinic. Her internship experiences include a skilled nursing facility with a focus on geriatric cognitive and swallowing disorders, and BrightStart Pediatrics, a pediatric extended care facility with a focus on pediatric oral motor, language and feeding aversion. Michelle is a Hanen certified Speech-Language Pathologist/Instructor and is PROMPT Level One Trained. She also works with adults with swallowing and language disorders and is trained in performing Modified Barium Swallow Studies on adults.

Michelle specializes in the areas of:

  • Child Speech (articulation & phonology) and Language Disorders
  • Oral Motor Treatment
  • Feeding Difficulties & Oral Aversion
  • Dysphagia
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/Pervasive Developmental Disorders (ASD/PDD)
  • Developmental Delays
  • Early Intervention for Speech & Language Delays
  • Mild Stuttering
  • Motor Speech Disorders

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Melissa L. is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. In 2007, she was awarded her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Florida (Gainesville, FL). In 2011, she received her Masters of Education in Communication Disorders at Valdosta State University (VSU-Valdosta, GA).

From 2007-2009, Melissa worked as a Speech-Language Pathology Assistant at Breakthrough Therapy Services (Davie, FL) where she worked primarily with children with Autism. Melissa began her clinical work in 2010 at the VSU Communication Disorder Clinic. In 2011, she began working for Seminole County Public Schools as a Speech-Language Pathologist. She continues to work there part-time with students ranging from Pre-K to fifth grade with varying exceptionalities.

Melissa specializes in the areas of:

  • Articulation Disorders (Ex: "wed" for "red" or "fumb" for "thumb")
  • Phonological Disorders (Ex: "nake" for "snake" or "ca" for "cat")
  • Language Disorders
  • Fluency Disorders (stuttering)
  • Developmental Delays (ie Down Syndrome)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/Pervasive Developmental Disorders
  • Pragmatics (social skills)
  • Early Intervention for speech and language delays (children 0-3 years)

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Rebecca is a Florida licensed Speech-Language Pathologist. She received her Bachelor of Science in 2011 in Communication Sciences and Disorders at University of Central Florida. In December 2014 she received her Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Central Florida. Rebecca is also PROMPT Level 1 Trained (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets).

Rebecca began her clinical work in the Summer of 2013 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorder Clinic. She completed internship experiences at Life Care Center of Altamonte Springs and at Florida Speech. Rebecca joined Florida Speech in January 2015.

Rebecca specializes in the areas of:

  • Early Intervention for Speech & Language Delays (Children Birth-3)
  • Child Speech (Articulation) Disorder & Language Disorders
  • Reading and Writing Disorders
  • Childhood/Developmental Apraxia of Speech
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills
  • Developmental Delays

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Alexa is a nationally and State of Florida licensed Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Science degree (2013) and Master’s of Arts degree (2015) in Communication Sciences and Disorders, from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL.

Alexa began her clinical work in Spring of 2014 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorders Clinic. Her internship experiences include Nemours Brightstart early literacy program, pediatric private practice setting, Aphasia House, and skilled nursing facility with an emphasis on geriatric cognitive and swallowing disorders.

Alexa specializes in the areas of:

  • Early intervention for Speech and Language Delays (children 0-3)
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills
  • Child Speech Sound Disorders: Articulation and Phonological Processes
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/Pervasive Developmental Disorders
  • Expressive and Receptive Language Disorders
  • Auditory Processing Disorders
  • Cognitive Communication Disorders (Dementia, TBI)

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Angela is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Science (2007) from the University of Central Florida and Master's of Science (2012) from Nova Southeastern University.

Angela began her clinical work with Orange County Public Schools from 2007-2011. She also worked as a clinical intern at Life Care Center of Orlando, Conway Lakes Health and Rehabilitation, and Bright Start Pediatrics. Angela joined Florida Speech in April of 2013.

Angela specializes in the areas of:

  • Child Speech (Articulation) and Language Disorders
  • Phonological disorder treatment
  • Oral motor treatment
  • Feeding difficulties/ Oral aversion
  • Developmental Delays (ie: Down Syndrome)
  • Early Intervention for speech and language delays (children 0-3)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/ Pervasive Developmental Disorders (ASD/PDD)
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills

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Caitlin is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Science (2013) and Master's of Arts (2015) from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL.

Caitlin began her clinical work in the Summer of 2013 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorder Clinic. She worked as a Speech-Language intern at Westminster Towers and ALL Therapy Connection. Caitlin completed her Clinical Fellowship year as a Speech-Language Pathologist for Seminole County Public Schools for the 2015-2016 school year. She joined Florida Speech in October of 2016.

Caitlin specializes in the areas of:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/Pervasive Development Disorders
  • Developmental Delays
  • Articulation & Phonological Disorders
  • Expressive/Receptive Language Disorders
  • Pragmatic/Social Skills
  • Pre-literacy Skills
  • Early Intervention for Speech & Language Delays (Children Birth-3)

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Emily N. is a Florida licensed Speech-Language Pathologist. She received her Bachelor of Health Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Florida in 2012. In May 2014 she received a Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Florida, as well.

Emily N. began her clinical work in Fall 2012 at the UF Speech and Hearing Clinic in Gainesville, Florida. Her internship experiences include working with both children and adults at the UF Health Rehabilitation Hospital, UF Health Rehabilitation Center for Pediatrics at Magnolia Parke, and in the private practice setting. She worked alongside other professionals to evaluate and treat younger children in the home and daycare setting for Early Steps, Florida's early intervention system. Emily began her career as a private practitioner in 2014. In her spare time, Emily enjoys running, baking, and spending time with her family.

Emily N. specializes in the areas of:

  • Early Intervention for Speech & Language Delays (Children Birth-3)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/Pervasive Developmental Disorders (ASD/PDD)
  • Child Speech (Articulation) and Language Disorders
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills
  • Pre-literacy skills/phonemic awareness
  • Childhood/Developmental Apraxia of Speech
  • Fluency Disorders
  • Developmental Delays

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Emily S. is a state of Florida licensed Speech-language Pathologist. She received her Bachelor of Science in 2014 in communication sciences and disorders. In August 2016 she received her Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Central Florida. She is currently in her clinical fellowship pursuing a Certificate of Clinical Competence.

Emily S. began her clinical work in the spring of 2015 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorders clinic. Her internship experiences include a skilled nursing facility with a focus on geriatric cognitive and swallowing disorders, and Florida Hospital for Children- Outpatient Rehabilitation, with a focus on early intervention, pediatric oral motor, language, and feeding aversion.

Emily S. specializes in the areas of:

  • Child Speech (articulation & phonology) and Language Disorders
  • Oral Motor Treatment
  • Feeding Difficulties & Oral Aversion
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/Pervasive Developmental Disorders (ASD/PDD)
  • Developmental Delays
  • Early Intervention for Speech & Language Delays

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Emma is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Arts (2013) and Masters of Arts (2015) from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL.

Emma began her clinical work at the University of Central Florida’s Communication Disorders clinic in the summer of 2014 working with pediatrics and adults with a variety of complex communication disorders. Her internship experience in the private sector included working with pediatrics/adolescents at Beckman and Associates and ALL Therapy treating language, speech and feeding disorders. She further gained experience at Orlando Regional Medical Center where she was involved in diagnosis and treatment of adults with communication and cognitive disorders due to trauma. Emma joined Florida Speech in January 2016.

Emma specializes in the areas of:

  • Augmentative and alternative communication (AAC)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Articulation Disorders
  • Developmental Delays (i.e., Down Syndrome)
  • Early Intervention (children 0-3) for speech and language delays
  • Language Disorders
  • Phonological Disorders
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills

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Gina is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Arts (2000) and her Master's of Arts from the University of Central Florida (2005), in Orlando, FL.

Gina began her clinical work at the University of Central Florida in the spring of 2000. She started working as a Speech Language Pathologist for Seminole County Public Schools in 2002. Gina began her career as a private practitioner in 2011 and joined Florida Speech in 2013. Currently, she works for both the Seminole County Public school system and Florida Speech.

Gina specializes in the areas of:

  • Child Speech (Articulation & Phonology) and Language Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/ Pervasive Developmental Disorders (ASD/PDD)
  • Early Intervention for Speech and Language Delays (children 0-3)
  • Developmental Disorders (i.e.: Down Syndrome)
  • Phonological Disorder Treatment
  • Oral Motor Treatment
  • Pragmatics /social skills
  • Pre-literacy skills/Phonemic awareness

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Kerry is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She received both her Bachelor of Science degree in 2013 in Communication Sciences and Disorders and her Master of Arts degree in December of 2015 from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida.

Kerry began her clinical work in summer of 2014 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorders Clinic. In addition, she completed internship experiences at Florida Speech and Florida Hospital Orlando in the Neuro Acute Care unit in Orlando, Florida.

Kerry specializes in the areas of:

  • Speech (Articulation) Disorders
  • Language Disorders
  • Phonological Disorder Treatment
  • Early Intervention for Speech and Language Delays
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
  • Cognitive Communicative Disorders (Traumatic Brain Injury, Dementia, Right-Hemisphere Brain Damage)
  • Stroke
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/ Pervasive Developmental Disorders (ASD/PDD)

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Matti is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Science from Florida State University in 2012 and Master's of Arts from the University of Central Florida in 2015.

Matti began her clinical work in the Summer of 2013 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorders Clinic. She completed graduate internships at Life Care Center of Orlando and at Florida Speech. She officially joined the Florida Speech team in June 2015.

Matti specializes in the areas of:

  • Early Intervention for Speech & Language Delays (Children Birth-3)
  • Child Speech (Articulation) & Language Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders/Pervasive Developmental Disorders (ASD/PDD)
  • Developmental Delays
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills
  • Pre-literacy Skills/Phonemic Awareness
  • Reading and Writing Disorders
  • Childhood/Developmental Apraxia of Speech

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Sara is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communicative Disorders in 2002 and her Master of Arts degree also in Communicative Disorders in 2004 from The University of Central Florida. Sara has worked in private practice and home health settings as well as in the public schools. Sara joined Florida Speech in March 2013.

Sara specializes in the areas of:

  • Early Intervention for Speech and Language Delays (children aged 0-3)
  • Childhood Language Disorders
  • Childhood Speech (Articulation) Disorders
  • Developmental Delays
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders and Pervasive Developmental Delay (ASD/PDD)
  • Pragmatic and Social Skills

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Sarah is a Nationally and State of Florida licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She was awarded her Bachelor of Arts (2012) and Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology (2015) from the University of Central Florida.

Sarah began her clinical work in the Fall of 2013 at the University of Central Florida Communication Disorders Clinic. She completed internships with Orange County Public Schools in an elementary setting, a private clinic in Maitland catering to individuals with special needs, and Arnold Palmer Children’s Hospital with a focus on early language development, cleft palate, and infant feeding. Sarah joined Florida Speech in May of 2015.

Sarah specializes in the areas of:

  • Early Intervention for Speech & Language Delays (Children Birth-3)
  • Child Speech (articulation & phonological disorders)
  • Childhood/Developmental Apraxia of Speech
  • Expressive/Receptive Language Disorders
  • Developmental Delays (ie: Down Syndrome)
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills
  • Cleft Palate
  • Infant and Toddler Feeding/Swallowing

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