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June 14, 2017

Child and Family Development welcomes speech therapist, Emily Gammon

Posted by: childandfamily

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Emily Gammon MS CCC-SLP, joined the Child and Family Development team this month.      

Emily received her BA from Indiana University and her Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology at West Virginia University.  Emily has had the opportunity to work with a vast population of children with varying speech- language, developmental and congenital disorders. She uses components of these these approaches in speech therapy: Talk Tools¬Æ, PROMPT¬©, Beckman¬© oral motor exercises and other therapeutic interventions. She has worked children with a variety of diagnoses including autism spectrum disorder, Down syndrome, sensory processing disorders, receptive and expressive language delays, Childhood Apraxia of Speech, traumatic brain injuries, non-traumatic brain injuries, cerebral palsy, auditory processing disorders, dysphagia/ feeding disorders and other developmental and genetic diagnoses. 

Emily enjoys working with children because of the connections she makes with the family. She enjoys watching kids progress, while helping their family members understand how to help their children effectively communicate.

She works at both the Midtown and Pineville offices.

Welcome Emily!  

Read more about our speech therapy services here.